Red Cross

Red Cross Month – Second Take [Part II] [AUDIO]
The Red Cross responds to nearly 70,000 disasters a year, providing shelter, food, emotional support, and other necessities to those affected.  In Montana, the Red Cross responds to a need once every 31 hours.  The American Red Cross is not a government agency, but relies on donations of t…
Baucus Serves Lunch To Flood Victims
Senator Max Baucus visited the Red Cross shelter in Billings on Monday. Senator Baucus took time out of his scheduled visit in Montana to visit shelter evacuees, primarily from the Crow Indian Reservation.  Senator Baucus toured the shelter site, visited with some clients and Red Cross volunteers an…
Flooding In Montana And Relief Efforts
Although the sun is shining in most of Montana, the threat of rising rivers and streams still exists. The American Red Cross sheltered 220 evacuees at the Montana State University Petra Hall the evening of May 29. A shelter will remain open until evacuees are able to return safely home. The Red Cros…