|Home Fire Volunteers spent Sunday going door to door in Yonkers to provide free smoke alarm installs and fire safety education to residents.
Last Week in Review
- Home Fire Volunteers spent Sunday going door to door in the neighborhoods around Bronx River Road to provide free smoke alarm installs and fire safety education to residents.
- Last Saturday Morning, our team was out canvassing for our upcoming Sound the Alarm day in New Rochelle on May 6th. Need a smoke alarm or want to join the team? Visit www.soundthealarm.org/mnyn today!
- To close out Women’s History Month, we shared profiles of Metro NY North Chapter CEO Stephanie Dunn Ashley and long-time volunteer Dottie Brier.
- We posted a “3-Questions with” on our blog about volunteer Ed Mechmann who supports his neighbors after local disasters in Westchester County.
- Last Wednesday, Suffolk County Executive Steven Bellone welcomed our team to celebrate #RedCrossMonth!
- We shared more photographs from volunteer photographer extraordinaire Kevin Suttlehan from West Point Blood Drive in March.
- Councilwoman Latoya Joyner helped us “Sound the Alarm” about home fires with this PSA.
- Councilwoman Marjorie Velázquez co-hosted a Pillowcase Project presentation last week to help prepare children in her district for emergencies.
- Local volunteer Vivian Moy gave us an update from California after being deployed there for the historic flooding response.
- April 8: Visit Red Cross Blood Drive at NY Auto Show. Use promotional code "redcross1233" to discounted tickets to the New York International Auto Show. Also schedule to donate blood at RedCrossBlood.org while you're there! Use sponsor code: NYAuto (All donors MUST purchase a ticket to enter the Auto Show in order to donate)
- April 12: Sound the Alarm is coming to Hempstead, Long Island! Sign up for free smoke alarm installations here.
- April 29: The American Red Cross Red & White Ball: A Salute to Service and Valor honors heroes in our community who rise above tremendous obstacles to help others. Military honorees, national and local heroes, and our corporate honoree will share stories that highlight the strength, courage and humanity that is found within each of us.