Statewide organization that is dedicated to helping Alaskans prevent, prepare for and respond to emergencies. Each year, the American Red Cross of Alaska provides the following:
Provide 1,000 disaster victims with emergency food, shelter and clothing. Train more than 32,000 in life-saving skills including first aid, CPR, safe babysitting, life-guarding. Assist 4,200 military personnel and their families with vital, emergency communications. Train more than 23,000 military personnel and their families in availabe Red Cross services. Train more than 5,000 volunteers in disaster response.