The Hartford’s Chairman and CEO and the Junior Fire Marshal® program to receive award at annual Red Cross Ball on March 25, 2017 We are excited to announce we will celebrate the 70th anniversary of The Hartford’s Junior Fire Marshal® program by honoring The Hartford’s Chairman and CEO, Christopher J. Swift and the national program with... Continue Reading →


2017 Red Cross Ball

  We are excited to announce the 12th Annual Red Cross Ball will take place in Hartford this March! This fun and exciting signature event will be held on Saturday, March 25, 2017 from 6 – 10 p.m. at the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford. This year’s ball will be held during Red Cross Month and... Continue Reading →

Red Cross Offers Winter Safety Tips

Frigid air is predicted for Connecticut and the American Red Cross has steps people can take to stay safe during this hazardous weather. COLD WEATHER SAFETY TIPS Here are ten ways to stay safe during this round of cold temperatures: 1. Wear layers of lightweight clothing to stay warm. Gloves and a hat will help prevent losing... Continue Reading →

“I can still feel that happiness and joy”

By Susan Toomey, American Red Cross I recently had the pleasure of speaking with Mohamad Alzuabi, a Syrian born importer turned humanitarian, who was employed with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) prior to the 2011 Syrian uprising. The ICRC made significant advances with the Syrian people during the time that Mohamad was... Continue Reading →

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