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Turn & Test When You Set Your Clocks Back

November 1, 2019

As people turn their clocks back this weekend for the end of daylight saving time, it’s also a great time to test your smoke alarms. “Home fires are our community’s […]

Join the Red Cross Cascades Region in The Great ShakeOut on Thursday, October 17th!

October 15, 2019

Story by Hannah C. Wood/Red Cross Cascades Region Oregon is home to beautiful mountains with amazing hikes, rugged coastlines, and adventurous people. Our state also lies on the Cascadia Subduction […]

Local Red Cross Volunteers Deploy to Texas to Assist with Tropical Storm Imelda Response

September 19, 2019

Five volunteers from SW Washington to help provide disaster assistance in Texas PORTLAND, Ore., Sept. 19, 2019 – Tropical Storm Imelda has brought intense rain to the state of Texas […]

Local Red Cross Volunteers Deploy to Assist with Hurricane Dorian Response

August 30, 2019

Fifteen volunteers from Oregon and SW Washington to help provide disaster assistance in affected states PORTLAND, Ore., AUG. 30, 2019 – As Hurricane Dorian gains strength in the Atlantic, the […]

Honoring Local Heroes at the 22nd Annual Red Cross Awards Ceremony

March 26, 2019

The Red Cross celebrated 12 individuals from Oregon and Southwest Washington at the 22nd Annual Heroes Breakfast on Friday, March 22, 2019, in Vancouver, Washington. The ‘Heroes’ hailed from all […]

Red Cross Cascades Region Announces New Chief Executive Officer

March 5, 2019

Portland, OR., Feb. 18, 2019 – The American Red Cross Cascades Region, serving Oregon and Southwest Washington, has named Dale Kunce as its new Chief Executive Officer. In this position, […]