It's what we do. The American Red Cross works within communities, providing relief to people who have suffered a disaster. We also help people prevent, prepare for and respond to a variety of emergencies. With your help, the promise of neighbor helping neighbor in times of trouble becomes a reality and our communities become safer places to live.

For more information, please contact us at, or (888) 229-8652, or fill out our online inquiry form.

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Without our volunteers, the American Red Cross could not exist. Read more about some of their invaluable accomplishments!

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