Imagine your life being turned upside down by a disaster. One minute you’re relaxing with your family—the next, you’re fleeing your home. This happens every eight minutes to families across the country, and your support of the American Red Cross helps ensure they don’t face these crises alone. On March 24, unite with thousands of compassionate people like you by donating today. Your gift provides shelter, food, relief items, emotional support and other assistance. #HelpCantWait
• Help families affected by disasters $500
Every eight minutes, the Red Cross responds to a home fire or other disaster. Your gift will bring urgent help and hope to families when the next emergency strikes.
• Deploy an emergency response vehicle for a day $200
Deploy an emergency response vehicle out to communities affected by disasters to deliver meals, snacks, relief supplies, information and comfort to people in need.
• Provide cleanup kits after a disaster strikes $100
Make cleaning supplies available to five families who are beginning the recovery process. The kit includes vital items like a mop, bucket, disinfectant, trash bags, gloves and more.
• Support a family in urgent need for one day $95
Provide a family of three with a day’s worth of food, including breakfast, lunch and dinner, plus blankets and other essentials in the aftermath of a disaster.
• Supply warm meals $60
Help provide six people with a nourishing meal that includes a main course, snacks and a drink to those impacted by disasters.
• Provide essential relief items $35
Ensure that two people each receive a warm blanket, meal, snack and comfort kit with the basic personal supplies they would need in the aftermath of a disaster.