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Youth Promote Red Cross on Global Youth Service Day

  by Hoyt Gong (Pasadena Youth Corps) and Jessica Homami (Santa Monica Youth Corps) On …

April 20, 2015  /  No Comments ››
The SGPV Team Leaders and Team Members during one of their meetings

Shedding a Light on Humanitarian Law Gender Issues

by Jasmine Han, Youth Volunteer, San Gabriel Pomona Valley Since December, our team, consisting of …

April 17, 2015  /  No Comments ››
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If These Puppets Could Talk

By Kinsey Egan-McGee, Youth Coordinator, AmeriCorps, Red Cross Los Angeles Region “The American Red Cross …

April 10, 2015  /  No Comments ››
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Earthquake and Tsunami Evacuations: Two Things I Didn’t Plan for on my Nicaraguan Travels

  By Hillary Palotay, Red Cross volunteer and former Preparedness and Resiliency manager, Los Angeles …

April 2, 2015  /  No Comments ››
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What We’ve Learned

When we started this project, we thought that the goal would be to give our …

March 31, 2015  /  2 Comments ››

International Services: A program that Helps Vulnerable Communities Around the world

Just so you get the idea, here are the numbers. In 2013, more than 100 …

March 30, 2015  /  No Comments ››
2007 Southern California Wildfires

Seven Fundamental Principles – Unity

Unity, one of Seven Fundamental Principles, states there can be only one Red Cross or …

March 29, 2015  /  No Comments ››

Community Ambassadors Lead the Charge in Spreading Preparedness Message

Community Ambassadors are an integral part of the Red Cross’ mission fulfillment, acting as our …

March 28, 2015  /  No Comments ››
disaster mental health

Mental Health Volunteers Offer Psychological First Aid

Red Cross mental health volunteers play a pivotal role in responding to disasters. Using their …

March 27, 2015  /  No Comments ››
Typhoon Haiyan Update 2014

Fundamental Principles – Universality

For the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, Universality (one of Seven Fundamental Principles) …

March 26, 2015  /  No Comments ››

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