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American Red Cross:

see Red CrossRed Cross,
international organization concerned with the alleviation of human suffering and the promotion of public health; the world-recognized symbols of mercy and absolute neutrality are the Red Cross, the Red Crescent, and the Red Crystal flags and emblems.
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The episode star is Tim Holmes, the American Red Cross general auditor.
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To find out more information about the Small Craft Safety program or if your camp currently has someone who has or is willing to complete this process, please contact Joyce Bathke, director of health and safety services for the American Red Cross, St.
While the Santa Clarita Valley is part of the Los Angeles Chapter of the American Red Cross, the unique geographical boundaries of the Santa Clarita Valley almost make the SCV an island unto itself, thus allowing for all dollars raised for the Red Cross to stay in Santa Clarita.
When Diana walked into that earthquake shelter that first day, the people working there swore Clara Barton herself had come back to life and was dropping by to make sure the American Red Cross she founded was living up to its promises.
Even so, the American Red Cross has sent $100,000 and an aid worker to coordinate efforts with the local agency, Castillo said.

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