Your local Red Cross is in the news!

The American Red Cross of Greater Grand Rapids has had a busy week! We responded to a fatal apartment fire on Bridge St. on Saturday, as well as being on the scene downtown today, to offer our support and help to the rescue workers at Butterworth Hospital after the helicopter crash on the roof.

Check us out in these two Associated Press articles where our chapter is mentioned, published in newspapers and news web sites all around the country, including biggies like The New York Times and MSNBC!

Article # 1 — concerning the fatal apartment fire on Saturday, May 24.

Article # 2 — concerning the helicopter crash atop Spectrum Health Butterworth hospital on May 29.

Most of all, THANK YOU to all our loyal and hard-working disaster staff and volunteers for all your hard work and care during these busy times. You’re helping make our community a safer place to live and work!


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