Tag Archive: American Red Cross

Aug 27 2015

CASA Exec to Resign


Patty Garner announced this week that she will be resigning as the Executive Director for Court-Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) for Kids of East Texas. After seven years with CASA, Patty’s last day will be Oct. 30.   “Patty is leaving because she feels like this is the right time for her to discover new opportunities …

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Mar 06 2013

Red Cross anticipates tornado season

During the week leading up to Easter 2012 the Dallas/Ft. Worth Metroplex endured seventeen tornadoes. Later that spring, more twisters devastated Oklahoma. The American Red Cross had its hands full. The first job was disaster assessment. Evaluating storm damage is vital because it enables the Red Cross to determine the number of affected families, how …

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Sep 14 2011

Disaster assistance

Voluntary Organizations Disaster Assistance Center (VODAC) is opening for individuals impacted by the East Texas Wildfires. “Our mission is to coordinate multiple charitable organizations at a central location for families and individuals to come for help,” said Bradley Scott, Community Partnerships Coordinator with American Red Cross. The Center will be located at The First United …

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