November First Friday Art Walk

...led by the Disaster Program Specialist from the American Red Cross, with representatives from agencies in town who work...before, during and after a natural disaster.Second, The Red Cross Pillowcase Project, a preparedness education program for...
Trump touts program with dark history

...88 Mexicans died of sunstroke after being subjected to 112-degree heat. The number would have been higher had the Red Cross not intervened.Some of those apprehended were sent deep into the interior of Mexico to prevent re-entry by train or...
Nation and World
City museum to host 'Coffee and Collections'

...Andrew Bogar, Disaster Program Specialist at the American Red Cross of Alaska, will speak Saturday at the Juneau-Douglas...discussion from 3-4 p.m. the museum will host the Red Cross Pillowcase Project for kids. Kids will learn about disaster...
What's happening this week, Nov. 4-10

...m., Saturday, Nov. 7, Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Andrew Bogar, Disaster Program Specialist at the American Red Cross of Alaska, will moderate a panel of representatives from the various agencies in town who work together to support the...
Taliban tighten hold on Afghan city despite US airstrikes

...began at 3 a.m. Monday. Other non-government organizations, including Doctors Without Borders and the International Red Cross, also evacuated some international staff, and photographs from the city showed gunmen riding around in U.N. and ICRC...
Nation and World
'Fire hose' of moisture hits S. Carolina; 12 killed

...his crew has lived, he said. "It's our home. We've all had friends and families who have lost things."At a Red Cross shelter in Rowesville, Nyshambi Vega of Holly Hill, about 50 miles northwest of Charleston, settled onto a cot with...
Nation and World
Storm drops 11.2 inches of snow in Fairbanks

...power Wednesday because of trees falling into power lines. Some residents may be without power for days.The borough and Red Cross are setting up areas for people who want a place to get warm. Schools are closed, and sporting events have been canceled...
Border tensions rise between Croatia and Serbia

...are frayed."No one is moving. No one," said truck driver Dusko Strelja at the border in Bajakovo, Croatia. "The Red Cross is bringing us food here."Croatia has shut all but one of its crossings with Serbia to block the migrant surge, which...
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Mat-Su Assembly approves $1.75M sale of Susitna ferry to Philippines

...1.75 million to the Philippine Red Cross."I'm elated that this ship will...was finished with it.Philippine Red Cross CEO Richard Gordon said in the borough...It will also be made available to Red Cross societies and non-government organizations...
'Life in a smile': Friends reflect on those lost in Sitka landslide the recovery - including Gov. Bill Walker, Sitka Mayor Mim McConnell, the city's fire chief, police officers, Red Cross volunteers and members of the church - mentioned how impressed they were by the show of support from the community."They...


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