Tuesday, May 21, 2024

In Case You Missed It

Red Cross Responders assisting displaced residents after Bronx fire.
From May 13-19, the American Red Cross in Greater New York provided emergency assistance to 119 adults and 55 children following 44 local disaster responses. Here are some highlights from the past week and a preview of upcoming activities. (See below)

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Tuesday, May 14, 2024

In Case You Missed It

Corporate Partner Mastercard and other community groups and volunteers installed free
smoke alarms in Queen's homes for Sound the Alarm NYC. (Photo: Erika Byrnes Guerrero)
From May 6-12, the American Red Cross in Greater New York provided emergency assistance to 148 adults and 45 children following 37 local disaster responses. Here are some highlights from the past week and a preview of upcoming activities. (See below)

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  • More extreme weather means more volunteers are needed. The American Red Cross invites you to Spring into Action by becoming a volunteer today. Learn more! #SpringIntoAction
  • May 16: Join us online to learn how you can make a difference in your community by becoming a Red Cross volunteer. Discover the various opportunities available and how you can contribute to our mission of helping those in need.

Monday, May 6, 2024

In Case You Missed It

Darth Vader took time out of conquering the galaxy to donate blood on "May the 4th."
From Apr. 29 - May 5, the American Red Cross in Greater New York provided emergency assistance to 173 adults and 54 children following 45 local disaster responses. Here are some highlights from the past week and a preview of upcoming activities. (See below)

Last Week in Review

Upcoming Events and Activities
  • More extreme weather means more volunteers are needed. The American Red Cross invites you to Spring into Action by becoming a volunteer today. Learn more! #SpringIntoAction
  • May 8: Join us in New York City to help install free smoke alarms for a Sound the Alarm event. Sign up here.
  • May 16: Join us online to learn how you can make a difference in your community by becoming a Red Cross volunteer. Discover the various opportunities available and how you can contribute to our mission of helping those in need.

Monday, April 29, 2024

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The #RedWhiteBall honored heroes in our community who rise above tremendous obstacles to help others.
From Apr. 22-28, the American Red Cross in Greater New York provided emergency assistance to 201 adults and 57 children following 41 local disaster responses. Here are some highlights from the past week and a preview of upcoming activities. (See below)

Last Week in Review
Upcoming Events and Activities
  • May 1: Join us on Long Island to help install free smoke alarms in Mastic and surrounding communities for a Sound the Alarm event. Sign up here.
  • May 2: Celebrate our amazing volunteers in New York City with a Volunteer Appreciation event at our GNY HQ, starting at 6pm. RSVP here.
  • May 8: Join us in New York City to help install free smoke alarms for a Sound the Alarm event. Sign up here.
  • May 16: Join us online to learn how you can make a difference in your community by becoming a Red Cross volunteer. Discover the various opportunities available and how you can contribute to our mission of helping those in need.

Wednesday, April 24, 2024

In Case You Missed It

Alina and her team noticed a gas odor while installing free smoke alarms. (Photo: Lisa Weatherbee)
From Apr. 15-21, the American Red Cross in Greater New York provided emergency assistance to 96 adults and 36 children following 34 local disaster responses. Here are some highlights from the past week and a preview of upcoming activities. (See below)

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Upcoming Events and Activities
  • Apr 27: The Red & White Ball honors heroes in our community who rise above tremendous obstacles to help others. Our honorees will share stories that highlight the strength, courage and humanity that is found within each of us.
  • May 1: Join us on Long Island to help install free smoke alarms in Mastic and surrounding communities for a Sound the Alarm event. Sign up here.
  • May 2: Celebrate our amazing volunteers in New York City with a Volunteer Appreciation event at our GNY HQ, starting at 6pm. RSVP here.
  • May 8: Join us in New York City to help install free smoke alarms for a Sound the Alarm event. Sign up here.
  • May 16: Join us online to learn how you can make a difference in your community by becoming a Red Cross volunteer. Discover the various opportunities available and how you can contribute to our mission of helping those in need.

Monday, April 15, 2024

In Case You Missed It

Sound the Alarms comes to Long Beach to help make the community safer with free smoke alarms.
(Photo: Eric Strausman)
From Apr. 8-14, the American Red Cross in Greater New York provided emergency assistance to 91 adults and 33 children following 35 local disaster responses. Here are some highlights from the past week and a preview of upcoming activities. (See below)

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Monday, April 8, 2024

In Case You Missed It

Preparedness Team joined the Greenwich Fire Department to teach 3-graders about fire safety.
From Apr. 1-7, the American Red Cross in Greater New York provided emergency assistance to 110 adults and 28 children following 45 local disaster responses. Here are some highlights from the past week and a preview of upcoming activities. (See below)

Last Week in Review
Upcoming Events and Activities