The American Red Cross of Connecticut serves more than 3.5 million Connecticut residents in 168 towns in Hartford, Fairfield, Litchfield, Middlesex, New Haven, New London, Tolland and Windham counties, plus Fishers Island, N.Y.
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We serve the community from seven offices and two blood donation centers around the state.
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The American Red Cross Connecticut presents Sound the Alarm 2019
The American Red Cross in Connecticut is hosting its annual Sound the Alarm. Save a Life. event in New Haven, Connecticut on April 27, 2019. From 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Red Cross volunteers will go door to door installing free smoke alarms into local homes. Last year, the Red Cross installed 5,300 smoke alarms... Continue Reading →
Heroes in Action: Cigna, American Red Cross Blood Drive Sponsor
On Saturday, March 23, 2019, the American Red Cross in Connecticut and Rhode Island will honor blood drive sponsors, blood drive volunteers and blood donors who help save lives at the 14th Annual Red Cross Heroes Ball. To celebrate, we will be hosting a series “Heroes in Action,” on our blog. The series will highlight... Continue Reading →