American Red Cross

The Small Device We Take for Granted That Can Save Lives in Impoverished Areas

by Abi Weaver, Global Technology Project Director, American Red Cross

The American Red Cross is a partner of Cisco CSR. Cisco sponsors The Huffington Post's ImpactX section.


The American Red Cross is a partner of Cisco CSR. Cisco sponsors The Huffington Post's ImpactX section.

Astellas USA Foundation Joins the American Red Cross Disaster Responder Program

Press Release

NORTHBROOK, Ill., June 4, 2015 /3BL Media/ — The Astellas USA Foundation today announced joining the American Red Cross Disaster Responder Program, which gathers donations in advance of major disasters to help ensure an immediate response to those affected by disasters.

Relief Fund Established for Nepal Earthquake Victims

Edison International will match donations from company employees and has also launched its #fivefor5 earthquake preparedness campaign.

Edison International is joining with the company’s employees and the public to raise relief funds for Nepal following the country’s recent devastating earthquake.

The U.N. has appealed to the international community for $415 million in aid to supply food, water, shelter and medical care in Nepal over the next three months.

FedEx Pledges $1 Million in Aid to Support Relief of Nepal Earthquake Disaster

Press Release

MEMPHIS, Tenn., May 4, 2015 /3BL Media/ – FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) has committed approximately $1 million in cash, transportation support and a chartered flight to deliver critical medical aid and supplies to Nepal in the wake of last week’s devastating earthquake. The Memphis-based global transportation and logistics company is mobilizing its disaster relief program through its existing relationships with Direct Relief, Heart to Heart International, Water Missions International, American Red Cross and The Salvation Army.

Angels Pitcher Helps Teach Kids Earthquake Safety

The event at Melrose Elementary in Placentia is part of Edison International’s PrepareSoCal partnership.

Hector Santiago, a pitcher for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, was hit by a pitch and suffered a head wound. Luckily for him, it was just a simulation and Ruby, a 9-year-old student at Melrose Elementary School in Placentia, California, helped bandage and care for his fake wound.

Edison International Marks 2014 Prepare SoCal Day at Angel Stadium

September Marks National Preparedness Month.

Southern California Edison (SCE) made a pitch for emergency preparedness in recognition of National Preparedness Month

Holland America Line Hosts Fundraiser Luncheon in Tampa on ms Ryndam for the American Red Cross

Press Release

SEATTLE, Feb. 20, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Holland America Line hosted a fundraiser luncheon aboard ms Ryndam for the local chapter of the American Red Cross, one of the company’s community partners.

Following the luncheon and a presentation, guests were invited to tour the ship before disembarking.

John’s Fuel Service and the CITGO Fueling Good Road Trip Help Save Lives with American Red Cross

North Carolina Marketer and CITGO Sponsor Local Blood Drive
Press Release

Red Springs, N.C., August 26, 2014 /3BL Media/ – On Aug. 2, CITGO Marketer John’s Fuel Service and the CITGO Fueling Good Road Trip team hosted an American Red Cross blood drive at the Prospect United Methodist Church in Maxton, N.C. The event attracted more than 30 attendees, who gave one pint of blood each, an exceptional turnout for a rural area.

AECOM Celebrates Red Cross Month, Raises Awareness Among Employees

Press Release

LOS ANGELES, March 10, 2014 /3BL Media/ - AECOM Technology Corporation, a leading provider of professional technical and management support services for public and private clients in more than 150 countries around the world, announced today that it will celebrate Red Cross Month in March and bring a higher level of awareness to its more than 10,000 U.S. employees of the beneficial programs and services that the American Red Cross (ARC) offers.


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