Agency Name: American Red Cross
Address: 320 East Third Street Williamsport, PA 17701
Phone: 570-326-9131 or 1-877-273-6272
Aim to prevent and alleviate human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.
- Disaster Relief:
They respond to natural/man-made disasters by providing Emergency response vehicles, set up shelters, hand out relief items, provide meals, snacks, and water, as well as helping people find the support they need to cope or heal.
- Health and Safety Training:
They provide courses to learn about and earn certifications for multiple roles, such as lifeguarding, babysitting, Red Cross Instructor, emergency planning, CPR, etc.
- Supporting America's Military Families:
For men and women in all branches of the military, support and services are provided to them and their families through emergency items and Veteran hospitals.
By holding blood drives they collect blood to supply to those in need of transplants and infusions.