Who We Are:
The American Red Cross of Central and Southern Illinois Region is comprised of three chapters including American Red Cross Serving Central Illinois, American Red Cross Serving the Quad Cities and West Central Illinois and the American Red Cross Serving South Central Illinois. The Central and Southern Illinois Region provides vital services including disaster relief, health and safety classes, blood collection and services to the Armed Forces to almost 3 million people in a 78 county area.
What We Do:
The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies about 40 percent of the nation's blood; teaches skills that save lives; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a not-for-profit organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission.