Quantcast

Latest Red Cross Stories

2015-02-18 16:21:37

AMPAC USA has completed the manufacture and commissioning of a large Mobile Seawater Desalination Watermaker for the Red Cross Society in the drought affected areas of Colombia. LOS

2015-01-15 16:24:44

Fatal home fires increase during the winter months - take four fire safety steps today to protect your family. WASHINGTON, Jan.

2014-12-02 12:30:30

WASHINGTON, Dec.

2014-11-06 12:25:54

Free 'Monster Guard App' is fun game for 7- to 11-year-olds to learn about disasters WASHINGTON, Nov.

2014-09-09 00:23:23

New Blood Donor App offers features that make it simple, convenient and even more rewarding to give blood WASHINGTON, Sept.

2014-09-02 20:25:20

ICRC provides practical training & education at Dinant's plantations in the Bajo Aguan TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras, Sept.

2014-05-23 08:24:45

Please Give Blood, Take a Class, or Make a Financial Donation WASHINGTON, May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Red Cross today kicked off a 100-day campaign urging

2014-05-16 12:23:07

Progress Report Shows Help and Support One Year After Deadly Storms WASHINGTON, May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Red Cross today released a progress report on its work to

2014-04-29 12:33:45

Storm still a threat as it moves eastward; people should prepare and use free app alerts WASHINGTON, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Red Cross is responding across the


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.