American Red Cross

Red Cross and Disney Help Kids and Families Prepare for Disasters

Press Release

WASHINGTON, September 4, 2013 /3BL Media/ – As part of National Preparedness Month in September, Disney is expanding its collaboration with the American Red Cross through several joint initiatives to help kids and families prepare for disasters and other emergencies. 

2013 VolunteerMatch Client Summit Insights: Preparing Your Community for an Emergency

At the 2013 VolunteerMatch Client Summit in New York City we welcomed a handful of experts and thought leaders in the fields of CSR and employee engagement to hold “Best Practice Café” sessions with our client attendees.

At the 2013 VolunteerMatch Client Summit in New York City we welcomed a handful of experts and thought leaders in the fields of CSR and employee engagement to hold “Best Practice Café”sessions with our client attendees. 

Blog: TransCanada Responds to Oklahoma Tornadoes


As a member of the Oklahoma community, TransCanada extends its condolences to the family and friends of those who lost their lives in the powerful storms that struck the Oklahoma City area on May 20.

We are proud to help support the relief efforts in a small way through a $25,000 donation to the American Red Cross, the nation’s premier emergency response organization, in support of emergency response and preparedness in the Central Oklahoma region.

Johnson Controls Supports Oklahoma Recovery Efforts with $100,000 Donation

Contribution in addition to $500,000 annual commitment to American Red Cross disaster relief fund
Press Release

MILWAUKEE, May 29, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Johnson Controls today announced it is supporting recovery efforts from the devastating tornadoes that struck Moore, Okla., and surrounding areas with a $100,000 donation to the OK Strong Disaster Relief Fund.  The fund was established by Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin in coordination with the United Way of Central Oklahoma.  The donation will assist with the long-term medical, emotional and educational needs of the thousands of victims of the tragic events of May 20.   

CVS Caremark Supporting Tornado Relief Efforts in Oklahoma and Texas

CVS Caremark Charitable Trust donating $25,000 to American Red Cross; will also match CVS Caremark employee donations to Red Cross up to an additional $25,000
Press Release

WOONSOCKET, R.I., May 24, 2013 /3BL Media/ --The CVS Caremark Charitable Trust, a private foundation created by CVS Caremark, today announced that it will donate $25,000 to the American Red Cross to support the organization's tornado relief efforts in Oklahoma and Texas. In addition, the Charitable Trust will match tornado relief donations to the Red Cross from CVS Caremark's employees up to an additional $25,000, resulting in a potential combined donation from the CVS Caremark Charitable Trust and CVS Caremark colleagues of at least $75,000.

Verizon Enlists Employees, Customers to Assist Victims of Oklahoma Tornadoes

Verizon Commits $100,000 in Grants to Disaster Relief; Verizon Foundation Will Match Employees' Donations to American Red Cross, Salvation Army
Press Release

OKLAHOMA CITY, May 21, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Verizon is calling on its employees and customers to join in assisting the victims of the May 19-20 tornadoes that swept through the Oklahoma City area.  Verizon has committed $100,000 in grants to disaster relief in the area, and the Verizon Foundation will provide a 1-to-1 match of employee online donations (from $25 up to $1,000 per employee) to the American Red Cross and the Salvation Army. 

From Vision to Reality: Hôpital Universitaire de Mirebalais

Press Release

May 6, 2013 /3BL Media/ - “Men anpil, chay pa lou,” a Haitian proverb meaning “many hands make the load light,” embodies the spirit that helped build Hôpital Universitaire de Mirebalais (HUM), just 30 miles north of Port-au-Prince, Haiti.

Meet the 2013 VolunteerMatch Client Summit Speakers: Stacie Kronthal


On May 16-17, 2013 VolunteerMatch will gather its corporate clients for a day and a half of learning, sharing and networking.

Bringing Hope to Highlands on Comcast Cares Day


Posted by LeAnn Talbot, LeAnn Talbot, Senior Vice President, Freedom Region, Comcast Cable in Community Investment

In the last week of October 2012, most of the 5,000 residents of the New Jersey shore town of Highlands did what they could to prepare for Hurricane Sandy, which was already ravaging many other communities along the East Coast. 

Ball Foundation Commits $100,000 to the American Red Cross

Charitable grant to support disaster relief and preparedness
Press Release

BROOMFIELD, Colo., March 7, 2013 /3BL Media/ PRNewswire/ -- The Ball Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) headquartered in Broomfield, Colo., has committed $100,000 to the American Red Cross Disaster Relief fund in 2013. The Foundation's grant will help to ensure the Red Cross is prepared to respond before disaster strikes and assist people in need.


Subscribe to American Red Cross