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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 ››
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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 ››
Red Cross History

From Humble Beginnings in 1916, Red Cross Los Angeles Serves Humanity

In 2016, the America Red Cross Los Angeles Chapter will celebrate its 100th anniversary. The …

March 25, 2015  /  No Comments ››

Independence as a Principal

What does it really mean to be independent? If you’re a teenager, you might  relate …

March 24, 2015  /  No Comments ››
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International and National Red Cross Join Together to Help Ebola Patients

March 2015 marks the first anniversary of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. The epidemic, …

March 23, 2015  /  No Comments ››
Tennessee Floods 2010

Voluntary Service: Sleeves Up, Hearts Open, All In

Many people want to help others.  Voluntary Service, another of the seven Red Cross Fundamental …

March 22, 2015  /  No Comments ››
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31 Days of Woof – Get Your Pet Red Cross Ready

If  you take the time everyday to take your furry friends  out on  a “w-a-l-k-”, …

March 21, 2015  /  No Comments ››
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Keeping America Healthy and Safe for More than 100 Years

The American Red Cross has dedicated itself to making the public safe for more than …

March 20, 2015  /  No Comments ››

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