Red Cross LA Conversations

Deploying to East Washington State Wildfires

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

August 19, 2014  /  No Comments ››

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 ››
Leadership Development Camp

Leadership Development Camp

The American Red Cross engages hundreds of youth to become leaders within their communities and …

July 9, 2014  /  No Comments ››
Michael Berkowitz, Director of 100 Resilient Cities; Jarrett; Brent Woodworth, Emergency Management Foundation, Anna Burton, Interim General Manager of Emergency Management – City of Los Angeles; Talia Levanon, Israel Trauma Coalition

Conversation and Cooperation Key to Resiliency

by: Sharon Sandow, Director of Government Relations I admit, I’m not a blogger.  But I …

July 1, 2014  /  2 Comments ››
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The Little Engine that Could

by Sigal Sharf She may stand a mere five feet tall and be over eighty …

June 20, 2014  /  2 Comments ››

Mark Keppel High School Red Cross Club Stocks 50 Classroom First Aid Kits

Last fall, when I gathered with my fellow students on the football field at Mark …

June 11, 2014  /  No Comments ››
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The Discovery of Family – The Red Cross Restores a Family’s Links

What’s it like to grow up without extended family?  What does it feel like to …

May 21, 2014  /  1 Comment ››

MUZIT MENGESHA:  Why Volunteering for the Red Cross Is Personal to Me

I grew up in Eritrea, a country in Africa. I am a volunteer caseworker with …

April 30, 2014  /  No Comments ››

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