American Red Cross

Timeline created by Rachel.Buszta
In History
  • American Red Cross is established

    American Red Cross is established
  • Very First Distaster Relief by Red Cross

    Red Cross helped those involved with the MIchigan forest fires.
  • Red Cross responds to Johnston, PA Flood

    kills over 2000 people
  • South Carolina Hurricanes

    Clara Barton aids 30,000 homeless victims
  • Supplies were brought to help with spanish-american war

    Supplies were brought to help with spanish-american war
    first war-related activity the red cross had participated in giving us military aid to
  • Clara Barton Passes Away

    Clara Barton Passes Away
  • Aids those in the sinking of Titanic

    Aids those in the sinking of Titanic
  • Red Cross distributes wheat and cotton to victims of Dust Bowl

  • Begins Blood Donations

    collecting blood for for the US military
  • Helps with Operation Big Switch with POW in Korea

    Helps with Operation Big Switch with POW in Korea
  • Red Cross collects food and supplies for bay of pigs POW

  • Red Cross responds to Hurricane Agnes

    Red Cross responds to Hurricane Agnes
  • Hurricane Hugo

    Red cross responds and helps relief with the victims
  • Responds to 9/11

    Responds to 9/11
  • Haiti Hurricane

    Red cross raised over $32 Million for this devastating disaster