Tagged: american red cross of greater arkansas

Red Cross Heroes Luncheon Returns March 4

by Little Rock Soirée Staff 2/25/2016 7:59 am

Not all heroes wear capes, though these 23 Arkansans certainly deserve to.

UALR Engineering Project Wins National Engineering Award

by Associated Press 6/9/2015 6:53 am

A team of civil and construction engineering students, industry sponsors and faculty members at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock has won a national award for a senior design project submitted for the American Red Cross of Greater Arkansas.

Red Cross Heroes Luncheon

by Staff 4/1/2014 12:01 am

The 2014 Arkansas Heroes Celebration from the American Red Cross of Greater Arkansas was held at the DoubleTree Hotel and honored real-life Arkansas heroes who have gone above and beyond to save lives. Skip Rutherford, dean of the UofA Clinton School of Public Service, was honored as the eleventh Clara Barton Distinguished Humanitarian of the Year.

Hurricane Sandy's Impact Felt Even in Arkansas

by Tre Baker 10/31/2012 10:48 am

Hurricane Sandy may have been 900 miles away from Arkansas, but the state is feeling effects from the storm in other ways.

Celebrate Arkansas Heroes With the American Red Cross Wednesday

by Karen Martin 1/16/2012 5:43 am

Join the American Red Cross in honoring Arkansas Heroes at a luncheon from 11:30 a.m.-1:15 p.m. Wednesday (Jan. 18) at DoubleTree Hotel in downtown Little Rock. Table sponsorships start at $1,200.

Windstream CEO is Red Cross Clara Barton Distinguished Humanitarian of the Year

by Karen Martin 12/7/2011 11:10 am

Windstream president and chief executive officer Jeff Gardner has been named American Red Cross Clara Barton Distinguished Humanitarian of the Year, according to the American Red Cross of Greater Arkansas.

How to Talk With Your Kids About Disaster

by Lindsay Irvin 8/30/2011 3:25 pm

There’s no cheat sheet for parents on how to answer hard-hitting questions. Subjects like death, war, natural disasters — and the destruction and devastation that follow — aren’t topics parents choose to discuss with elementary-age kids. But kids will ask, and parents will have to answer. Here's how.

Little Rock Parties for the Red Cross

by Staff 8/1/2011 12:01 am

The Red Hot Party to benefit the American Red Cross of Greater Arkansas was hosted by Windstream and held at the Clear Channel Metroplex. Guests enjoyed live music and dancing from the bands Memphis Soul Revue and Tragickly White.

Ric Crane Brings Sizzle to Red Cross Event

by Karen Martin 5/11/2011 5:31 am

Richard Crane, co-chair for the American Red Cross of Greater Arkansas' Red Hot Party at 6:45 p.m. Thursday (May 12) at Clear Channel Metroplex, promises something totally different.

Erin Andrews, CMT Looking To Help Arkansas, Other States Impacted By Storms

by Chris Bahn 5/10/2011 10:00 am

If you saw Erin Andrews on the mic while some Hank Williams Jr. played in the background, you might have thoughts about a fall game day at Reynolds Razorback Stadium. CMT is hoping that pairing — plus a number of other artists and personalities — will turn attention to disaster relief.

Richard Crane Catches A Wave With the Red Cross

by Caroline Damron 5/1/2011 12:00 am

Windstream executive Richard Crane chairs a red hot exciting new event for the American Red Cross of Greater Arkansas.

Want To Help Storm Victims In Arkansas? Rock City Outfitters Has A Plan

by 4/26/2011 12:13 pm

Rock City Outfitters, a novelty T-shirt company founded in Arkansas is donating proceeds on orders the next two days to the American Red Cross of Greater Arkansas as a way to help in the aftermath of the storms that hit the state this week.

Rock City Outfitters Donating Proceeds To Storm Victims

by Karen Martin 4/26/2011 11:22 am

Sherwood-based Rock City Outfitters will be donating all proceeds from the sale of its T-shirts to the American Red Cross of Greater Arkansas to help those affected by Monday's storms from now until 8 a.m. Thursday (April 28).

Soiree's February Issue, Featuring Sweethearts, On Newsstands Now

by Amanda Hoelzeman 2/2/2011 5:22 am

Little Rock Soiree's February issue is overflowing with lovely things. Read articles about people with loving open hearts, take a peek at photos of people partying for a good cause and peruse beautiful things we love, like amazing jewels and fabulous resort wear.

Episcopal Students Create Houses for Haiti

by Lindsay Irvin 2/1/2011 12:00 am

ECS students have raised more than $23,000 for those affected by the Haitian earthquake.

Verizon Executive Leo Perreault Aids Red Cross' Rescue Efforts

by Jason Wiest 2/1/2011 12:00 am

Leo Perreault keeps an eye on the financial well-being of the Red Cross in Arkansas to ensure it has the funds to continue providing around-the-clock disaster relief.

Top 10 Fire Safety Tips to Prevent Kitchen Fires

by Karen Martin 11/24/2010 10:58 am

The American Red Cross in Arkansas encourages families to prevent kitchen fires by following some basic safety measures.

Who's Your Arkansas Hero? Tell the Red Cross

by Karen Martin 9/22/2010 1:08 pm

Do you know an Arkansan who has responded to a call for help within the past year? Nominate him or her for recognition by the American Red Cross of Greater Arkansas as an Arkansas Hero by Oct. 4.

Comfort Kits, Teddy Bears for Disaster Relief

by Karen Martin 7/27/2010 1:04 pm

Members of Rotary Club 99 awarded a grant of $5,000 to purchase bags and bears for American Red Cross of Greater Arkansas disaster teams to use during responses to residential fires and other local disasters.