Red Cross http://wrvo.org en Red Cross finds tech solution to coordinate disaster volunteers http://wrvo.org/post/red-cross-finds-tech-solution-coordinate-disaster-volunteers <p></p> Wed, 14 Aug 2013 19:41:38 +0000 Regina Sibilia 42669 at http://wrvo.org Red Cross chapter moves into new Syracuse offices http://wrvo.org/post/red-cross-chapter-moves-new-syracuse-offices <p>The large windows that now face out onto the 300 block of West Genesee Street in the early 1900's used to display expensive roadsters made by the Chalmers Motor Car Company in Syracuse. They now are part of the new offices of the Red Cross of Central New York.</p><p>That sense of history attracted the charity to the location when they needed a more practical office space than the former one at Herald Place.</p> Fri, 09 Aug 2013 17:57:42 +0000 Ellen Abbott 42404 at http://wrvo.org Red Cross chapter moves into new Syracuse offices Emergency organizations want central NY to be more prepared for disaster http://wrvo.org/post/emergency-organizations-want-central-ny-be-more-prepared-disaster <p>Onondaga County emergency professionals want to prepare central New York for a potential disaster.&nbsp; First they want to know whether everyday citizens are ready for anything from the storm of the century to an act of terrorism. Fri, 01 Mar 2013 10:37:00 +0000 Ellen Abbott 34077 at http://wrvo.org Emergency organizations want central NY to be more prepared for disaster Central NY volunteers to help Hurricane Sandy victims http://wrvo.org/post/central-ny-volunteers-help-hurricane-sandy-victims <p>Central New Yorkers are helping the millions of people affected by Superstorm Sandy.&nbsp; Agencies like the Salvation Army and Church World Service are raising money or collecting donations for storm victims.&nbsp; Others, like Red Cross Disaster Relief volunteers&nbsp; will go to the areas hardest hit by the storm. Thu, 01 Nov 2012 11:01:00 +0000 Ellen Abbott 28413 at http://wrvo.org