American Red Cross

Sound the Alarm. Save a Life.

Help the Red Cross save lives in your community!

This page is dedicated to the organizations that will be participating in the American Red Cross Sound the Alarm national event.  We appreciate your partnership and working to make communities safer from home fires.  The materials below are to assist you in recruiting employees or volunteers from your organization to participate in events in your community.

1. Volunteer Recruitment Flyer (Also available in Spanish) -- A flyer to give your employees or volunteers that gives information about the Sound the Alarm event.

2. Sound the Alarm National Signature Cities -- Lists the cities across the country where Sound the Alarm events will be held.

3. Volunteer Recruitment Tools -- Includes sample emails, sample intranet postings, tips for success and a link to a 10 minute video on what to expect at an event.

4. Certificate of Appreciation (Also available in Spanish) -- A fillable certificate to give to your employees or volunteers thanking them for participating.

5. Partners that Have Helped Save Lives -- Each of the organizations on this list have installed smoke alarms, provided education or supported installation events in a home where at least one life was saved during the period October 1, 2014 to December 31, 2018.

THANK YOU for your support on this very important initiative.

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