Prepare-aphernalia: Spark Awards ‘Highlights’

The Spark! Awards is an international participatory design competition, and their 2011 Design Content winners have several interesting ideas for incorporating preparedness. You likely have had to deal with a […]

When I Root I Root For The Timbers!

Portland Timbers Captain Jack Jewsbury was recently chosen as MLS Humanitarian of the Month for his dedication to the American Red Cross! This honor comes after “Captain Jack” helped spearhead […]

Attention Filmmakers

MOFILM, a global film-making community, invited the Red Cross to participate in a video competition where aspiring filmmakers can create videos for big brands and social causes. The competition gives […]

Photo Frenzy!

Our Flickr site has blown up with all the Red Cross activity going on lately! A Star Wars blood drive, youth awards, a Zombie Squad preparedness night, Twilight movie jewelry […]

Video: The Life-Saving Bra

Robin already blogged the bra that could save your life, but now you can see it in action and hear a little bit of the backstory. Check this out! My […]

Vote For Me!

I usually dread the day my Nationwide bill arrives each month, but after learning that the insurance company has supported the Red Cross for 25-plus years, I’ll pay with pride. […]

A Lifetime of Volunteerism

We’ve got a celebrity in our midst. Okay, not one of these guys, but a hero nonetheless. And we couldn’t be happier to have her as part of our team. […]