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American Red Cross Announces New Regional CEO for Eastern New York Region to Begin July 1st

Kevin Coffey to lead Red Cross Eastern New York Region as it adapts to “new normal”  The American Red Cross in Eastern New York announced Kevin Coffey will serve as Regional Chief Executive Officer for the Eastern New York Region following... Continue Reading →

Red Cross Statement to Address Community Unrest and Uncertainty

Red Cross Statement to Address Community Unrest and Uncertainty June 01, 2020 The American Red Cross joins millions of Americans in feeling deep sadness about the senseless death of George Floyd in Minnesota and uncertainty about the state of civil... Continue Reading →

Red Cross Thanks Our Frontline Heroes Healthcare Workers

By Stephen Bogdan Staff and volunteers from the Red Cross of Eastern New York spent many mornings this past spring loading food and goodies into disaster response vehicles and then driving out to hospitals throughout the Mohawk Valley, Capital District,... Continue Reading →

Celebrating Red Cross Advocacy Day in New York State

Each year, Red Cross volunteers, board members and staff from every Red Cross chapter in New York State gather at the State Capital in Albany for an annual statewide advocacy day. Through the power of volunteers and the generosity of... Continue Reading →

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 →

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