Ryan Yamane, a Hawaii Red Cross volunteer from Oahu, deployed to Florida to in response to the tragic shooting that occurred in Broward County, Florida. Ryan, who is a disaster mental health volunteer, will be helping to provide comfort and hope to those affected by this tragedy.
The American Red Cross continues to work in close coordination with emergency officials to provide comfort and support. The Red Cross is supporting a family assistance center, and mental health and spiritual care volunteers are on hand to help. Over the coming days, the Red Cross will continue to coordinate closely with local officials and community partners to determine how we can best support the community and the loved ones of those who have been harmed.
About the American Red Cross
The Red Cross is not a government agency and depends on public contributions to help others. All Red Cross assistance to disaster victims is free. Your gift supports the lifesaving mission of the American Red Cross in your community, across the country and around the world. To send a contribution, mail your check to:
American Red Cross of Hawaii
4155 Diamond Head Road
Honolulu, HI 96816
Make a secure online donation at www.redcross.org/hawaii or call: (808) 739-8109.