Better Makers: American Red Cross of Greater Chicago Celebrates 2022 Local Heroes at the 20th Annual Red Cross Heroes Breakfast

On May 11, the American Red Cross of Greater Chicago continued its time-honored tradition of recognizing some of Chicago’s outstanding community advocates who have gone above and beyond in their efforts to build and maintain better communities, and who have made a lasting impact on others in the process. At the 20th annual Red Cross […]

Chicago Man Helps Feed Fellow Veterans During COVID-19: Award Sponsor CDW Honors 2021 Red Cross Military Hero 

This Veteran’s Day, the American Red Cross of Illinois is proud to honor veteran armed forces members for their bravery and service.   Akbar Arsiwala, a U.S. Navy veteran is the recipient of the 2021 Military Hero Award. When he learned that the Jesse Brown VA Medical Center was forced to close its food pantry due to the pandemic, Akbar sprang […]