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Grateful Grandmother Is Just One South L.A. Resident to Receive Free Smoke Alarm during Fire Preparedness Launch

by Vilma Escamilla Duran, Response & Recovery Member, CA Safe Corps October 11, 2014 was …

October 20, 2014  /  1 Comment ››
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Kicking Off the Home Fire Preparedness Campaign 2014-2015

  by Miguel Soltero, Prepare & Response Member, California Safe Corps, American Red Cross L.A. …

October 20, 2014  /  No Comments ››
Photo from left to right: Vilma Escamilla Duran, Hannah Wolfe, Red Cross disaster client, Kerra Strom  and Taylor Mobley.

A Bittersweet Experience: My First Disaster Action Team Response

by Hannah Wolfe, National Preparedness and Response Corps (AmeriCorps) Member “Where are you? Jeanne  is …

October 14, 2014  /  No Comments ››
Lorelle Sun is pictured in front of the Guangzhou Red Cross headquarters.

My International Red Cross Experience: Volunteering at the Red Cross Society of China

  by Lorelle Sun (Lorelle Sun is senior at Diamond Bar High School and is …

September 13, 2014  /  2 Comments ››
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Youth Leadership Camp Is a Life Changing Experience

By: Alexsys Wasse, Youth Executive Board Officer, Antelope Valley  (The first week of August, nearly …

September 5, 2014  /  No Comments ››
Francisca Herrera, left, and another Regional volunteer respond to a DAT call.

9/11 Experience Motivates Volunteer Every Day

By Sigal Sharf, Communications Volunteer They stood huddled together against the bitter cold, holding up …

September 2, 2014  /  1 Comment ››

Deploying to East Washington State Wildfires

Story and photos: Carmela Burke, American Red Cross Volunteer and member of the Advanced Public …

August 19, 2014  /  1 Comment ››

Volunteer Spotlight: Patrick Mulcahy

Patrick Mulcahy, a 36-year volunteer with the American Red Cross San Gabriel Pomona Valley Chapter …

August 8, 2014  /  No Comments ››
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My First Disaster Call

By Krishna Patel I went on my first Disaster Action Team call in mid-July, along …

July 31, 2014  /  No Comments ››
Red Cross DAT member Jeff Warhol at IRC Museum

A Visit to the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum

When Red Cross Arcadia Chapter Disaster Action Team member Jeff Warhol began planning a trip …

July 16, 2014  /  No Comments ››

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