Chautauqua Patrons Insurance Company, Everyday’s True Value Donate Smoke Alarms

Chautauqua Patrons Insurance Company, Everyday’s True Value Donate Smoke Alarms

Article Contributed by Red Cross Chautauqua Patrons Insurance Company recently purchased 35 smoke alarms for the American Red Cross in support of the Home Fire Campaign. Volunteers from the Red Cross will install the alarms, purchased at a reduced rate courtesy of Everyday’s True Value, in Chautauqua County homes that need them. “We are so […]

BPU Schedules Red Cross Blood Drive

Article Contributed by Jamestown BPU The public is invited to donate blood at the Jamestown Board of Public Utilities (BPU) Red Cross Blood Drive set for 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Thursday, May 21, at the BPU Education Room, 92 Steele St., Jamestown. Lunch will be provided free-of-charge to blood donors. Donors may access the […]

Red Cross Awarded $10,000 for Disaster Relief

Article Contributed by Chautauqua Region Community Foundation During a rain filled spring that left many throughout the Chautauqua region underwater, the American Red Cross of Southwestern New York responded by providing residents shelter and flood clean up kits. To assist with future flooding and other disasters in the community, the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation awarded […]

American Red Cross of Southwestern NY Seeking Hometown Hero Nominations

Article Contributed by American Red Cross The Southwestern N.Y. Chapter of the American Red Cross along with Cummins Engine JEP is requesting nominations for this year’s Hometown Hero celebration. The Hometown Hero campaign was created to acknowledge the extraordinary actions of Chautauqua County citizens. This is the twelfth year that Hometown Heroes have been recognized […]

Local Red Cross Recognizes Blood Milestones, Announces Change In Hours

Article Contributed by American Red Cross of Southwestern New York Three blood donors recently reached milestones donating blood with the American Red Cross of Southwestern New York. Jessie Bloomquist of Kennedy completed her 11th gallon of blood donated. Steve Koehler of West Ellicott completed his 24th gallon of blood donated, and Chuck Brininger of Jamestown […]

Red Cross Awarded $10,000 for Disaster Relief

Article Contributed by Chautauqua Region Community Foundation As natural disasters across the country gain mass media attention, “silent disasters,” local fires and floods, affecting families and individuals almost weekly, often go unnoticed. In the last half of 2012 and first half of 2013, the American Red Cross of Southwestern New York responded to 52 separate […]

April is Pet First Aid Awareness Month

April is Pet First Aid Awareness Month and a great opportunity for pet owners to brush up on tips from the American Red Cross to keep their animals safe and healthy as we head into spring and summer. Heat stroke is one of the most common problems pets face in the warmer weather when they […]