North Texas Red Cross Rolls Out New Blood MobileEach of the donation beds inside the Blood Mobile has also been redesigned to allow technicians to draw blood from either arm, which should also speed up the process.
List: Upcoming Red Cross Donation OpportunitiesThe American Red Cross has a severe winter blood shortage and is issuing an emergency call for blood donors to make a donation appointment now to help save lives.
Officials: Overnight Dallas Apartment Fire Causes Significant DamageDallas Fire-Rescue responded to an apartment fire early Sunday morning at the Mandalay Palms Apartments on the 7500 block of Chesterfield Drive that took approximately 70 firefighters to extinguish.
Red Cross Issues Emergency Call For Blood DonationsThe American Red Cross has issued an emergency call for blood donations, explaining that the supply has fallen short of hospital needs. All eligible donors are urged to give blood and help replenish the low supply.
Red Cross To Try To Prepare North Texans For Future Severe Weather100 volunteers will go door-to-door to help residents designate a safe room in their home, ensure they recognize dangerous weather signs and are prepared.
Red Cross Ends Distribution of Supplies in Tornado Damaged AreasAs of Wednesday, the Red Cross says most homeowners and residents have recovered the items that they could and are no longer in need of these supplies.
Texas Red Cross: Tornado Damage Assessment Just 1st Step Of RecoveryWhile people are beginning to get an idea of the meteorological impact, physical loss and damage, Red Cross officials say tornado victims are just beginning to feel the mental and emotional toll.
Organizations, Volunteers Band Together For Tornado Relief EffortsMany organizations and volunteers have come together to help clean up storm damage and embrace a sense of community since a deadly tornado outbreak hit North Texas on Dec. 26.
Latest From Red Cross On North Texas Tornadoes ResponseFollowing a devastating tornado outbreak across multiple counties in North Texas, the American Red Cross is providing aid around the clock.
DeSoto Closes Temporary Shelters, Directs Residents To Red Cross LocationThe local Red Cross shelter is at Red Oak Middle School (154 Louise Ritter Blvd.).
American Red Cross Opening Shelters For East Texas Residents Impacted By StormsOne shelter is in Lindale, and the other is in Tyler.
Red Cross Issues Urgent Call For Most Needed Blood TypesThe American Red Cross is facing a looming shortage of the blood types most needed by patients and is calling on eligible donors to give now to prevent an emergency situation.