With More Fires Often Happening During Winter, Red Cross Urges Proper Space Heater UseThis time of year, we often see an increase in home fires, mostly because of people using alternative heat sources such as space heaters.
'He Picked Me Up And Brought Me Down The Stairs': Richton Park Fire Victim Describes Rescue By NeighborsAfter a massive extra alarm fire started by a man frying chicken, 26 Richton Park families are now homeless.
Day Of Giving: Meet Red Cross Volunteer Hank Welch, Winner Of The Wesbury Award
Day Of Giving: Red Cross Fire ResponseMore than 5,000 people impacted by fires in Chicago and Northern Illinois have been helped by the Red Cross.
Red Cross Helping 27 Residents After Apartment Building Wall Collapses In Franklin ParkThe American Red Cross of Greater Chicago was helping multiple families Wednesday after an entire wall of bricks collapsed to the ground at an apartment building in Franklin Park.
American Red Cross Seeking Volunteers Amid Hurricane, Wildfires, PandemicWith the number of weather disasters happening and the pandemic, the American Red Cross has deployed hundreds of volunteers and more are still needed.
8 People Displaced After Fire In EnglewoodEmergency crews used ladders to reach the second-story window to remove the eight residents.
Mainframe Comic Con Goes Online, Will Raise Money For Red CrossMainframe Comic Con is morphing into a telethon style charity event, bringing celebrities and comic book fans together, and it's all online.
Red Cross Seeking Blood Donations In Case Of Shortage During Possible Coronavirus OutbreakThe Red Cross is asking the public to donate blood in case there's a shortage during a coronavirus outbreak.
Red Cross Installs Free Smoke Alarms; Here's How To Get OneThe American Red Cross will give you a smoke alarm and install it for free.
Red Cross In Critical Need Of O-Type Blood; Chicago Area Donation Locations HereDonors of all blood types especially types O positive and O negative are urged to make an appointment to give blood.
House Fire Displaces Two Adults In Longwood Manor, Red Cross On The SceneA fire started inside a home in the Longwood Manor neighborhood around midnight.
Chicagoans Can Help Koala's Impacted By Australian Wildfires; Donations NeededDonations can be made to organizations including the World Wide Fund for Nature, Kangaroo Island Council and the Red Cross.
After Family Home Was Destroyed By Fire, Red Cross 'Was Only One There For Us'The Morales family is grateful for the help they received, after a fire last August destroyed their Logan Square home.
Red Cross Programs Provide Free Smoke Alarms, Fully Installed In HomesRed Cross volunteers don't just help after a disaster, they also work to prevent disasters.