Tag: Red Cross

Red Cross is in need of volunteers

Red Cross is in need of volunteers

| March 23, 2021

The American Red Cross is in need of volunteers in Coshocton County. Michael Vance, volunteer recruitment specialist with the East Central Ohio Region of the American Red Cross, said they are in need of volunteers in two critical areas. Disaster Action Team – Virtual Associates: New volunteers (four to six new volunteers) are currently needed […]

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Red Cross in need of volunteers

Red Cross in need of volunteers

| December 16, 2020

The American Red Cross has a critical need for four new volunteers in the Coshocton County area to fill the blood drive ambassador position at local blood drives. The role of volunteer blood ambassadors is to welcome visitors at local blood drives, assist with donor registration questions and take their temperature (with a handheld temperature […]

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Lifeguard class will still be held

Lifeguard class will still be held

| March 23, 2020

The 2020 lifeguard class will still be held as the community’s pools desperately need lifeguards this year. Organizers will use Red Cross Blended Learning which means the majority of this class will be done from the students home on their home computer. You do not need an Internet connection and this will not deplete your family’s […]

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Red Cross in need of blood donors

Red Cross in need of blood donors

| January 24, 2020

COSHOCTON – If you’ve ever thought of becoming a blood donor now is the perfect time to do it. “We go through the holidays with people traveling and being busy with everything that comes with the holidays,” said Brian Williams, account representative/donor recruitment with the Central Ohio Blood Services Region. “Then you have the weather […]

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Help the Red Cross save lives by becoming a blood donor

Help the Red Cross save lives by becoming a blood donor

| July 8, 2019

COSHOCTON – Can you help the American Red Cross find its missing type? Their new slogan reads, “Without A, B and O, we can’t save anybody,” and was designed to raise awareness about the need for blood and donors. “This is a critical time for us,” said Jackie Mishler, Account Manager III for the American […]

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American Red Cross holds Safety City for kindergartners

American Red Cross holds Safety City for kindergartners

| June 24, 2019

COSHOCTON – Two buildings at the Coshocton County Fairgrounds were transformed into a classroom and a miniature city for children attending Safety City. “Safety City is seven days long and we teach the children many things to keep them safe as they start kindergarten in the fall,” said Sher Alloway, the facilitator for the week. […]

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Red Cross honors former director

Red Cross honors former director

| April 17, 2019

COSHOCTON – Beth Clary’s involvement with the Red Cross dates back to World War II. “I remember going with my mother to roll bandages,” she said. “Mother donated her time to the Red Cross for years before she was ever the director. The Red Cross is a wonderful organization.” Clary’s mother Marion Brandel was director […]

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Red Cross providing disaster assistance and education

Red Cross providing disaster assistance and education

| March 29, 2019

COSHOCTON – Since the beginning of this year, local American Red Cross disaster relief volunteers have responded to 11 fires involving 14 families. “I did almost that many all of last year,” said Doug Caton, disaster relief volunteer lead and county supervisor. “I think we did 14 all of last year.” When Red Cross volunteers […]

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