Holiday Shopping at the Red Cross
December 1, 2010
Springfield, MO – Tis the season to be jolly and begin your holiday shopping with a life-saving gift from the American Red Cross. The “Holiday Store” is open at the Greater Ozarks Chapter and we know you are sure to find something that can by used by any member of your family. There are some great stocking stuffers and one of our most popular gift items is the weather radio.
The chapter office is open daily from 8 till 4:30 p.m. They will also be open on Saturday the 4th, 11th and 18th from 10 till 2 p.m.
1545 N. West Bypass
Springfield, MO 65803
Please stop by and find that perfect gift for a loved one!
About the American Red Cross:
The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies nearly half of the nation’s blood; teaches lifesaving skills; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a charitable organization — not a government agency — and depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. For more information, please visit www.redcross.org or join our blog at http://blog.redcross.org.
Public Information Officer
Financial Development Assistant
American Red Cross
Greater Ozarks Chapter
1545 N. West Bypass
Springfield, MO. 65803
417-832-9500 EXT. 107
Toll Free: 1-866-206-0256 EXT. 107
SHOP OUR ONLINE STORE-www.redcross-ozarks.org/store
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Influenza, also known as the flu, is a contagious respiratory disease caused by different strains of viruses. In the United States, there is a flu season that begins every fall and ends every spring. The type of flu people get during this season is called seasonal flu. Flu viruses spread from person to person when people who are infected cough or sneeze. Adults may be able to infect others 1 day before getting symptoms and as long as 5 days after getting sick. … Click on the link www.redcross.org/BeRedCrossReady and GET PREPARED!