American Red Cross

Free disaster cleanup kits
Molly Daly/KYW Newsradio
Molly Daly
June 22, 2019 - 4:42 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Free disaster cleanup kits were handed out Saturday to Burlington County residents whose properties were inundated in Thursday's flooding. The county public safety center in Westampton was one of two pickup locations. Richard Moyer of the American Red Cross of...
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Winter is here. And due to the season's especially severe cold weather, the American Red Cross has missed out on thousands of blood donations. So it's teaming with HBO for a "Game of Thrones"-themed campaign to help fill the gap.
CNN
February 20, 2019 - 5:17 pm
By Ryan Prior, CNN (CNN) -- Winter is here. And due to the season's especially severe cold weather, the American Red Cross has missed out on thousands of blood donations. So it's teaming with HBO for a "Game of Thrones"-themed campaign to help fill the gap. The partnership, branded #...
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Red Cross blood donations
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Justin Udo
November 26, 2018 - 5:20 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It's not the fiscal gifts the American Red Cross is looking for. The humanitarian organization is asking for blood donations on Giving Tuesday. "We're at a point right now where we have less than a three-day supply of blood at hospitals and trauma centers in our...
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US Flag that survived Florence's winds up for auction
www.fptower.com
October 01, 2018 - 8:58 am
By Gisela Crespo, CNN (CNN / KYW Newsradio) -- An American flag shown on a livestream as it was shredded by the fury of Hurricane Florence has been sold for $10,900. The flag was auctioned on eBay to raise money for the American Red Cross to help those impacted by the storm. The flag stood at the...
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The regional CEO of the Eastern Pennsylvania chapter of the Red Cross, Guy Triano, began his trip south to Columbia, South Carolina, on Wednesday morning.
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
September 12, 2018 - 11:05 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Red Cross is deploying hundreds of staffers and volunteers to the Carolinas and Virginia as Hurricane Florence approaches. The regional CEO of the Eastern Pennsylvania chapter of the Red Cross, Guy Triano, began his trip south to Columbia, South Carolina, on...
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Dave Skutnik, director of communications for the American Red Cross of Philadelphia
Mike Dougherty/KYW Newsradio
Mike Dougherty
June 26, 2018 - 8:44 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — With hurricane season on the horizon, the American Red Cross is reminding residents about the disaster relief resources available. Red Cross of Eastern Pennsylvania hosted a panel discussion Tuesday in Philadelphia on relief and recovery efforts from the 2017...
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Blood donation
Lynne Adkins
April 22, 2018 - 3:15 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- You can honor a fallen hero by just rolling up your sleeve next month. Michelle Scolnick holds blood drives four times a year in honor of her mother, but the event on May 8 is in memory of Captain Matthew LeTourneau, a Philadelphia firefighter who was a regular blood...
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