What would you like to do?

American Red Cross?

already exists.

Would you like to merge this question into it?

already exists as an alternate of this question.

Would you like to make it the primary and merge this question into it?

exists and is an alternate of .

A specialist in dealing with events beyond its control, The American National Red Cross offers disaster relief, shelter, and other humanitarian services through more than 700 chapters nationwide. Although it was chartered by Congress in 1905, the American Red Cross isn't a government agency. The not-for-profit organization relies on the efforts of nearly a million volunteers. Aside from helping victims of about 70,000 US and foreign disasters each year, the American Red Cross teaches CPR, safety, and first aid courses; provides support for US military personnel; and maintains the largest blood and plasma banks nationwide. The group is a member of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement.
Thanks for the feedback!

Who was the founder of the American Red Cross?

Clara Barton Clara Barton (1821-1912) was the founder in 1881 and served as the director until her death. The American Red cross was established in 1881. The woman who found

Who founded the American Red Cross?

Clara Barton founded the American Red Cross.

Why did Clara Barton create the American Red Cross?

Clara Barton didn't create the Red Cross. She had America join the Red Cross. A man named Jean Henri Dunant created the Red Cross. He created because he saw all of the soldier