You can learn more about where your donations are going in this video message from Gail McGovern. Former President Barack Obama was among those to urge people to donate to the Red Cross. Americans work hard for their money, and we're committed to being the very best stewards of our donor's dollars. Donors can designate their donation to Hurricane Harvey relief efforts by choosing that option when donating on redcross.org or on 1- 800- RED CROSS.
And as the two Harvey-devastated states move from rescue to relief and recovery mode, the nation will be watching whether charities and the federal government will fulfill their promises.
The Red Cross also reportedly mismanaged efforts in Haiti after the 2010 quake devastated the already struggling island.
The Red Cross has mobilized thousands of trained Red Cross disaster relief workers, truckloads of kitchen supplies, as well as tens of thousands of ready-to-eat meals to support this response effort.
Along with Red Cross partners, they have served more than 250,000 meals and snacks since the storm began.
Donations pay for the gas and equipment to power our feeding efforts.
More than half of the Red Cross emergency response fleet - 200 emergency response vehicles - have been activated for the operation.
Donations pay to support the mental health and health services professionals who support and care for evacuees - some 8,000 contacts have already been made. You can also make a donation to your local Salvation Army unit, and note "Hurricane" on the memo line of your check.
When disaster strikes, the American Red Cross answers.
The courses are free, and the Red Cross encourages people to register before attending. The foundation said they have enough clothing to provide to the victims.
Although they will accept supplies, the Red Cross has been notified to refer people wanting to donate items to call United Way by dialing 211.
A remastered version of the original 1986 album, Metallica's third, will be available as a vinyl LP, CD and digital download. The classic album was the first metal album to be added to the National Recording Registry of the Library of Congress.
The United Nations Security Council demanded Pyongyang not launch any more missiles and abandon their nuclear weapons program . Defense Secretary Jim Mattis (R) hold talks at the Pentagon near Washington on August 30, 2017.
After the meeting Japanese Ambassador Koro Bessho said "We'll be talking about next steps starting now". There are more than 1,000 Japanese companies working in the United Kingdom that employ 140,000 people.
Besides their homes, tens of thousands of residents also lost their vehicles in a state where having a auto is considered a must. The devastating flooding has driven thousands of people to seek dry shelter, leaving their homes open to opportunistic thieves.
He said a storm the size of Harvey is unprecedented, and because of that it "deserves and requires federal response". House Speaker Paul Ryan on Friday gave a major boost to legislative efforts to preserve the program.
The United States is now sitting in third with eight points after two wins, two draws and two losses after six games played. The venue of the match the United States of America and Costa Rica is at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, New Jersey .
In a true " celebrities are just like the rest of us" moment, Zendaya has opened up about being cheated on by an ex-boyfriend. Back in January, Zendaya also gifted the world some stellar break-up advice from her app .
Canaccord Genuity lowered their target price on Precision Drilling from C$4.75 to C$4.25 in a report on Wednesday, August 2nd. The stock of Precision Drilling Corp (USA) (NYSE:PDS) has "Overweight" rating given on Friday, January 6 by Piper Jaffray.
Among other things, Pyongyang has repeatedly flight-tested its solid fuel, medium-range Pukkuksong-2 ballistic missile this year. The MDA said it "successfully conducted a complex missile defense flight test" using SM-6 guided missiles.
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All-time record high temperature broken in San Francisco
After a short break from the heat and smoke, high temperatures and haze are forecast for much of OR over the Labor Day weekend. Cal-ISO predicts record demand on the power grid Friday and issued a statewide "Flex Alert" from 1 p.m.to 10 p.m.
Fusion Telecommunications International, Inc. (FSNN)
If we checked the overall image of stock during recent quarter then we found that stock performance is trading up 121.53%. However, these more frequent signals may also result in more "whipsaws", resulting in erroneous trade signals.
Exelon Corporation (NYSE:EXC) Sees The Needle Move on Volume
KeyCorp restated a "buy" rating and issued a $41.00 target price on shares of Exelon Corporation in a research report on Friday. Old Mutual Customised Solutions (Proprietary) stated it has 0.12% of its portfolio in Exelon Corporation (NYSE:EXC).
Brown-Forman; Eli Lilly — CORPORATE REPORT
The Company has a portfolio of approximately 40 spirit, wine and ready-to-drink cocktail (RTD) brands. For the first quarter, net income climbed 24 percent to $178 million from last year's $144 million.
What the Technicals Say About Kite Pharma, Inc. (KITE)
Point72 Asset Management, L.p. cut its holdings by shedding 419,900 shares a decrease of 51.2% from 03/31/2017 to 06/30/2017. In other news, EVP Helen Susan Kim sold 6,251 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, August 10th.