Entities

American Red Cross

American Red Cross

Entity Type
Industry
Founding Date
1881

The American Red Cross prevents and relieves human suffering against emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors. It shelters, feeds, and provides emotional support to victims of disasters, provides international humanitarian aid, and teaches skills that save lives.

  • It supplies about 40% of the nation's blood. 
  • It supports military members and their families.