Bev Morlan, Regional Chapter Executive
Renee Aldrich, Regional Emergency Services Coordinator
Debra Tucker, Regional Volunteer Coordinator
JoAnn Long, Regional Development Director
Meghan Spreer, Regional Communications Director
Mission Statement: The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.
Hours: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm, Monday – Friday and emergency disaster assistance available 24 hours a day.
- Disaster Services: During the first 48 hours after a disaster, we can assist families with shelter, food, clothing, shoes, and coats, toiletry items, flood clean-up kits, medical replacements, and mental health support.
- Emergency Communication Services for those in the Military. The Red Cross relays urgent messages to service members stationed anywhere in the world, including on ships at sea and at embassies and remote locations. Call (877) 272-7337, available 24/7.
- The Red Cross also feeds emergency workers, handles inquiries from concerned family members outside the disaster area, provides blood and blood products to disaster victims, and helps access available resources.
- Health and Safety Education: Training in first aid, CPR, water safety, babysitting, sports safety, and the use of automated external defibrillators. Red Cross will provide custom training to meet special needs or safety requirements. Training is fee-based.
- The American Red Cross is the nation’s largest blood collection organization, supplying more than 40 percent of the blood/products used in our country.
Eligibility: Serves Chase, Coffey, Clay, Geary, Jackson, Jefferson, Lyon, Marshall, Morris, Nemaha, Osage, Pottawatomie, Riley, Shawnee, Wabaunsee, Washington Counties and Fort Riley.
How to Apply: Call or come in