American Red Cross

The American Red Cross was founded in 1881 and helps vulnerable people and communities around the world by responding to disasters, building safer communities and educating future humanitarians. The organisation extends its humanitarian assistance around the world in collaboration with the global Red Cross and Red Crescent network. In fiscal year 2012, it worked with global Red Cross and Red Crescent partners to assist more than 155 million vulnerable people in 69 countries.


American Red Cross National Headquarters
431 18th Street NW
United States