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2 years 10 months ago

Giving the gift of help

The American Red Cross is asking holiday shoppers to consider giving the gift of help to their friends and neighbors in crisis this year by shopping at their Holiday Gift Catalog online. Donations can be made to help people in crisis from large scale emergencies like the Joplin tornadoes down...

2 years 10 months ago

Red Cross helping family who lost home

The Pikes Peak Chapter of the American Red Cross has contacted the family of four who lost their home to a massive fire in Crystal Park Tuesday night. Spokesperson Catherine Barde said members of the agency's Disaster Action Team met with the family Tuesday afternoon to assess their needs and...

3 years 5 months ago

Be Red Cross ready

The American Red Cross recommends every family to be "Red Cross Ready" in emergency situations. That means get a kit, make a plan, and be informed. The following information is from the American Red Cross website: GET A KIT At a minimum, have the basic supplies listed...

3 years 5 months ago

Be Red Cross ready

The American Red Cross recommends every family to be "Red Cross Ready" in emergency situations. That means get a kit, make a plan, and be informed. The following information is from the American Red Cross website: GET A KIT: At a minimum, have the basic supplies listed...

3 years 6 months ago

How you can help tornado victims

Natural disasters seem to bond many people together. In the wake of the tornadoes that have violently swept across many of the Southern states, many Southern Coloradans are wondering how they can help. Jaici Murcia of the Pikes Peak American Red Cross Chapter advises, "We are not able to...

4 years 9 months ago

Obama visits American Red Cross headquarters

President Barack Obama has personally thanked some American Red Cross workers for their efforts following the earthquake in Haiti last week. He also sent his first Twitter message. Obama and first lady Michelle Obama went to American Red Cross headquarters a few blocks from the White House on Monday, and...

4 years 9 months ago

Walk, don't phone donations to Red Cross

The phones at the Pikes Peak Chapter of the American Red Cross are not working. However, the agency says it is still accepting donations for disaster relief in Haiti both in person and online . Jaici Murcia, the director of volunteer and emergency services, says the phone system failure...

4 years 9 months ago

Door-to-door fire prevention campaign

The American Red Cross Pikes Peak Chapter and the Colorado Springs Fire Department will go door-to-door this Saturday to educate residents about fire safety. Between 10 am - 1 pm, volunteers will talk with residents and leave behind door hangers with fire safety information. The door hangers include information...

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