Monday, February 14, 2022

In Case You Missed It

Frances Reed Elliott Davis whose passion for nursing and helping communities
led her to become the first African-American nurse at the Red Cross.

Over the last seven days, the Greater New York Red Cross provided emergency assistance to 135 adults and 44 children following 41 local disasters. Here are some highlights from last week and a preview of upcoming activities. (See below

Last Week in Review
  • ABC7 recently aired their "Operation 7: Save a Life" safety special which featured two segments about the Red Cross. Click here to watch the entire program. Red Cross segments begin at the 13:45 mark. 
Upcoming Events and Activities
  • RED CROSS BLOOD CRISIS: Amid all the other strains on healthcare providers, a Red Cross blood shortage is forcing doctors to make tough decisions about who receives blood transfusions & who must wait until more blood is available. You can help! Find a Red Cross blood drive near you by visiting For blood drives in NYC and Long Island, visit

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