Official Blog of the American Red Cross Eastern New York Region



A Few of Our Favorite Things

The holiday season is officially upon us! It's a time to enjoy family, friends and festivities, and it's also a time to remember those less fortunate and reach out a hand to help them. This year, you can give a... Continue Reading →

Coping in the Wake of a Tragedy

Our hearts and deepest sympathies are with everyone affected by this weekend's tragic accident in Schoharie. The American Red Cross is working in close coordination with emergency officials to provide emotional support to those involved, including family and community members, as well... Continue Reading →

Turn Spring Cleaning into Support for Your Local Red Cross

Spring has sprung, which means time for cleaning, decluttering, and freshening up our homes. If you're in the spring cleaning spirit, there are a few simple ways you can support the Red Cross, just by getting rid of old things!... Continue Reading →

Save the Date for our Signature Spring Events!

It may be winter, but things are heating up as we prepare for three signature fundraising events around the Eastern New York Region this spring! Coming up first is the Northeastern New York Chapter Fire + Ice Gala at the... Continue Reading →

New York Red Crossers welcomed to the Capitol

This Tuesday was a special day for the Red Cross in New York State, as representatives from Greater New York, Eastern New York, and Western & Central New York were welcomed to the NYS Assembly Chamber during the day's legislative... Continue Reading →

Delivering warmth to Albany vets

Our 2015-2016 Winter Warmth Project is well underway, and we've already received hundreds of generous donations from our community to help support local veterans in need. Thanks especially to the group behind the Morning of Kindness in the Capital Region, our... Continue Reading →

4 Ways to Do Good Without Leaving Your Couch

Though the holidays are filled with hustle and bustle, it's likely you'll find a little time to relax after filling up on turkey and mashed potatoes this Thanksgiving. In case you're looking for an easy way to make a difference while... Continue Reading →

Price Chopper Helps the Red Cross Give What Fire Takes

This September, Price Chopper/Market 32 teamed up with the American Red Cross, NewsChannel 13 and iHeartMedia for the 'Give What Fire Takes' campaign. All month long, funds were raised to provide relief to families affected by home fires and to support home fire prevention... Continue Reading →

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