Red Cross

Saturday, March 19, 2011

The Red Cross is holding free CPR classes on Saturday. Also, we have tips on making sure your pets are safe in case of a disaster.


Donate To Japanese Disaster Relief Efforts

Find out how you can support disaster relief efforts to help those affected by the earthquake in Japan and the Pacific tsunami.


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Fire Rips Through Columbia Apartment Complex

The American Red Cross is helping several Howard County families left homeless by a fast-moving fire.


Saturday, March 5, 2011

The Red Cross is trying to make history. Also, the Maryland Zoo discusses what they have planned for this season.



Winter Weather Causing Low Blood Donations

Winter weather has forced several drivers to steer clear of the roads, and the American Red Cross is being hit especially hard.


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American Red Cross Reports Blood Donation Shortage

An urgent plea from the American Red Cross. The agency says blood supply at area hospitals is at a critical level, and the number of donors is down, too.


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Red Cross Assisting 30 Displaced By Baltimore Fire

The Red Cross says it is helping about 30 Baltimore residents evacuated from their homes because of a fire that killed six.


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Family Left Homeless After Berlin House Fire

Worcester County fire officials say a blaze in a one-story house has left a family homeless.


The Red Cross is giving this cookbook, called "Cooking for Heroes,"as a gift to those who donate blood between now and Dec. 31.

Red Cross Seeking Blood Donors For Holidays

While many are looking for presents on Black Friday, the American Red Cross is seeking the gift of life the day after Thanksgiving.


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Volunteers Serve Baltimore Tornado Victims Dinner

This Thanksgiving is bitter sweet for nearly 100 families displaced by a brief, but fierce tornado last week.