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Sound the Alarm 2022-Join the Red Cross to install FREE smoke alarms and give fire safety education!

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ORGANIZATION: American Red Cross - Eastern New York Region

Home Fire Prevention Campaign
A team going to install smoke alarms & provide home fire prevention education

Sound the Alarm 2022 Smoke Alarm Installers, Fire Safety Educators, and logistics volunteers needed!

Heating is a major cause of home fires year-round. This May, American Red Cross volunteers, fire departments and partners will install 50,000 free smoke alarms nationwide. The risk of death from home fires can be cut in half with working smoke alarms. That’s why we’re rallying volunteers and community members to Sound the Alarm, where it’s safe to do so. Experience a rewarding day connecting with other volunteers and the families you’ll help.

All are welcome to come and participate at the event.

This year we are doing our signature event in Newburgh, NY on May 14, 2022 from 9am-4pm. We need as many volunteers as possible to assist with smoke alarm installations, registrations, and home fire safety education. Come alone or bring a team! Great opportunity for groups, businesses, and families!

On the day of please meet us at our staging location at the Newburgh Armory! You will receive day of training!

Help make homes and families safer and save lives!

Go to RedCross.org/STAeny and put in your zip code to find our Newburgh event. Then follow the directions to sign up to volunteer on our day of!

Still have questions?

Email: joineny@redcross.org

Phone: 518-387-9441

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About American Red Cross - Eastern New York Region

Location:

33 Everett Road, Albany, NY 12205, US

Mission Statement

The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.

Description

Every single day, the American Red Cross helps people in emergencies. Whether its one displaced family, thousands of disaster victims, or providing care and comfort to an ill or injured service member or veteran or support to a military family member, our vital work is made possible by people like you. It is through the time and care of ordinary people that we can do extraordinary things.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Disaster Relief
Emergency & Safety
Community, Disaster Relief, Emergency & Safety

WHEN

Sat May 14, 2022
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM

WHERE

321 South William StreetNewburgh, NY 12550

(41.49631,-74.02542)
 

SKILLS

  • Safety & Disaster Education
  • Disaster Response

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 16
  • Come spend a day as a Red Cross Volunteer!

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