All of the $488 million donated to the American Red Cross
following the earthquake has been spent or committed to meet the needs of people affected and to build their capacity to respond to future disasters.
In receiving the donation, Brody noted, "We at the American Red Cross
are appreciative of the efforts of Union State Bank and its employees for the victims of Katrina during the greatest natural catastrophe in recent American history.
People worldwide voted with their dollars and gave the International and American Red Cross
and Red Crescent movements almost $1.
20,000 to the American Red Cross
Hurricane Katrina Disaster Relief Fund.
As the flood waters recede, the American Red Cross
will remain on the ground to ensure needs of the affected people are met.
In addition to his new appointment to the SCV American Red Cross
board, he currently serves on the the SCV YMCA board of directors and chairs the finance committee.
Since December 26, the American Red Cross
has kept Americans informed about funds raised and how these funds are being used to provide relief.
To support American Red Cross
efforts to raise funds for tsunami survivors, call (800) 435-7669 or log on to www.
CONTACT: Michele Spiceland or Carrie Zimmerman, 904-668-2222 or 904-386-6423, for Marriott/ CO: Biscayne Bay Marriott Hotel & Marina; American Red Cross
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Headquartering first aid services from the Biscayne Bay Marriott Hotel & Marina, Dole will preview Miami and Homestead damage and direct American Red Cross
CLEVELAND -- The Greater Cleveland Chapter of the American Red Cross
today celebrated the admission of Magen David Adam (MDA) and the Palestine Red Crescent Society to the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement.
March 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumers Power Company and the American Red Cross
announced today that they are teaming up to offer help to electric customers who depend on electrically powered life- support equipment.