Fire Hurts Red Cross Helps
The Southern Nevada Chapter of the American Red Cross lends a helping hand to those affected by natural disasters.
As 2013 gets underway, the non-profit organization will be on the receiving end of some good fortune.
The “Fire Hurts…Red Cross Helps” campaign is a special fundraising initiative supported by the Professional Fire Fighters of Nevada to provide assistance to local families who have lost their homes and belongings to fire.
In 2012, over 1500 individuals received support ffrom the local chapter.
Below is a list of generous donors which in total exceed $100 thousand. The goal for the year is to raise $300 thousand.
National Security Technologies
Bank Of America
Henderson Professional Fire Fighters
Henderson Firefighters Benevolent Association
United Way of Southern Nevada
Fire Chief Steve Goble, Henderson Fire Dept.
Fire Chief Chuck Fauerbach, Nevada National Security Site
Every 23 hours, volunteers assist a family with a home fire or other disaster. The Professional Fire Fighters of Nevada have joined with the American Red Cross in supporting the Fire Hurts…Red Cross Helps campaign. Make a donation today and your gift will be used to assist a Southern Nevada family in their most critical hour of need.
Your local Red Cross chapter is committed to meeting the humanitarian needs of the people in your area, be it in disaster preparedness, disaster relief, first aid or CPR training, or disease prevention. You can help support your local chapter programs and services through a gift to your local Red Cross chapter. The gift will be sent to the local area chapter based on your zip code.