Learn about the Central Maryland Red Cross
Measles Eradication Week
(and how you can help)

Impact A Life!
Join Operation SOLID

A service-learning project

The Red Cross Players play to packed audiences


Mission Statement
To inspire and empower Central Maryland Youth through dynamic programs, creative opportunities to serve, and specialized leadership training. As a result, youth and young adults will realize the mission of the American Red Cross by participating in:
School-based Programs
Leadership Development
International Initiatives
Youth-driven emergency preparedness programs
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The Afghanistan School Chest Program is a tremendous success. "Sometimes the teachers would call the children's names to collect items, and you could see their joy – it was the first time many of them had seen school supplies."

Happily waiting his turn for
the measles vaccine.

One child uses a unique technique to
bear the pain of the vaccine's needle.

Red Cross volunteer, Katie Warner,
sitting between two other students, waits to speak to President Bush and other dignitaries about service learning.