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Agency Wish List: American Red Cross

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American Red Cross is a humanitarian organization composed of volunteers. American Red Cross serves many roles in a community. This organization responds to local and global disasters through relief aids for survivors. Additionally, American Red Cross educates the community about disaster preparedness and life saving techniques including CPR and AED training.

Contact American Red Cross

Address: 825 18th St., Charleston, IL 61920
Telephone: 217-345-5166
Website: http://www.il-redcross.org/coles/index.html

American Red Cross Wish List

Disaster Response Items

Items to supply our disaster response “go kits” that assist families impacted by disasters and first responders dealing with them. Go kits typically include:

  • Bottled Water
  • Bottles of Energy Drinks
  • Individually Wrapped Non-Perishable Snacks (Granola Bars, Cookie Packs, Breakfast Bars, Crackers, Etc.)
  • We would also be grateful for gas cards to help offset the expense of traveling between the communities of our two counties.

Office Supply Wish List

  • Printer Toner (TN-330)
  • White Printer Paper
  • Color Printer Paper
  • Dry-Erase Markers
  • Three-Ring Binders (1-inch, 2-inch, 3-inch)
  • Blue/Black Ball Point Pens

For more information about this wish list or Student Community Service, please contact our office at 217-581-6048 or volunteer@eiu.edu.