Thank You

October 27, 2008

This is the final post for the Hurricane Ike Online Newsroom. While this is the last post, the recovery and relief efforts will continue. We would like to thank the hard working Red Crossers in the field who made this disaster operation, as well as this website, successful. To all those in the affected areas, we wish you a swift and complete recovery.

National media contacts: Please contact (202) 303-5551 for additional public affairs information.

Local media contacts: Please contact your local chapter for additional public affairs information.

For Red Cross assistance or for any other inquiries, please contact 1-800-RED-CROSS.

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Video: Huracanes Del Golfo De Mexico

September 22, 2008

Preparedness Information: Power Outage Safety

September 16, 2008
  • Only use a flashlight for emergency lighting. Never use candles!
  • Turn off electrical equipment you were using when the power went out.
  • Avoid opening the refrigerator and freezer.
  • Do not run a generator inside a home or garage.
  • If you use a generator, connect the equipment you want to power directly to the outlets on the generator. Do not connect a generator to a home’s electrical system.
  • Listen to local radio and television for updated information.

Also available: Downloadable generator fact sheet in both English and Spanish


Audio: Spanish Language Sheltering Information

September 12, 2008

Marvin Fonseca reports:

Sent by AmRedCross using Utterzreply-count Replies.  mp3

Audio: Spanish Language Preparedness Information

September 12, 2008

Marvin Fonseca reports:

Sent by AmRedCross using Utterzreply-count Replies.  mp3

Audio: Spanish Language Donation Information

September 12, 2008

Marvin Fonseca reports:
Sent by AmRedCross using Utterzreply-count Replies.  mp3

Handout: Actua Ahora Mismo! (Act Now!)

September 11, 2008

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Act Now! -- Spanish