Some Quick Facts About American Red Cross

  1. The American Red Cross does more than respond to disasters
    We also collect blood, support American military families, offer health and safety courses and work internationally.
  2. Clara Barton was the founder of the American Red Cross
    We're also trying to get her on #TheNew10.
  3. We respond to 70,000 disasters ever year!
    That includes natural and man-made disasters
  4. Volunteers constitute 90% of the total workforce of the American Red Cross
  5. The Red Cross is the largest humanities network in the world
    The American Red across is part of a larger global Red Cross network comprised of more than 10 million volunteers working in nearly 190 countries around the world!