From Military to Red Cross – Veterans Still Serving

“True heroism is remarkably sober, very undramatic. It is not the urge to surpass all others at whatever cost, but the urge to serve others at whatever cost.” – Arthur Ashe On Veterans Day the American Red Cross thanks all of the veterans who have given their lives to protect our great country. We especially appreciate Read more about From Military to Red Cross – Veterans Still Serving[…]

Who’s Your Hero? Nominate one today!

  We’re Looking for Hometown Heroes – Ordinary People Doing Extraordinary Things The American Red Cross of Colorado is looking for local heroes to honor at our three Hometown Heroes events in 2019. We need your help in finding people that deserve recognition. A Hometown Hero is typically a local person or organization in our community Read more about Who’s Your Hero? Nominate one today![…]

October Disaster Response Report

Red Cross responded to 54 events, assisting 127 people for the 4-week period ending October 28, 2018 Denver, Friday, November 2, 2018 – Down the Street, Across the Country, Around the World. That phrase demonstrates the commitment that the staff and volunteers of the Colorado & Wyoming Region have made and truly demonstrated. Not only Read more about October Disaster Response Report[…]

Tips to Help Keep Trick-or-Treaters Safe this Halloween

Red Cross of Colorado & Wyoming, October 29, 2018 — Halloween, one of the most popular holidays in this country, is just days away. Little witches, ghosts, pirates and superheroes will soon take to the streets for trick-or-treat fun, and the American Red Cross has tips to help everyone stay safe while enjoying the festivities. Here Read more about Tips to Help Keep Trick-or-Treaters Safe this Halloween[…]

Supporting Recovery After Typhoon Yutu

Updated: Thursday, November 1, 2018, 9 A.M. The American Red Cross of Colorado & Wyoming is sending disaster volunteers the Mariana Islands in the Central Pacific. The islands are located southeast of Japan and are divided into two U.S. jurisdictions – the Northern Mariana Islands and the territory of Guam. Three disaster responders from Colorado Read more about Supporting Recovery After Typhoon Yutu[…]

Red Cross Disaster Volunteers Deploying for Hurricane Michael

Updated Information: Monday, October 22, 2018, 1 P.M. The devastation caused by Hurricane Michael is a stark reality for thousands of people living in areas impacted by the deadly storm. More than a week later, some people now know their home is gone. Some continue to live without power, running water and other basic necessities. Read more about Red Cross Disaster Volunteers Deploying for Hurricane Michael[…]

We Helped 113 People in September

American Red Cross of Colorado & Wyoming, Thursday, October 18, 2018 – September was a busy month for the Red Cross nationally and locally. Hurricane Florence brought flooding and devastation to the Carolinas while wildfires raged in California and hurricanes threatened the central Pacific.  The Colorado & Wyoming Region rallied to support those affected sending Read more about We Helped 113 People in September[…]