Friday, May 8, 2009

Work of National Importance 3: Red Cross and Red Crescent Day

"Together for humanity
International Federation of Red Cross & Red Crescent Societies

If the law requires it, are you willing to do
work of national importance under civilian direction?

One of the last questions of the N-400 section of the USCIS Naturalization Interview asks if the new citizen will help during an emergency. The American Red Cross (and the Red Crescent), provide direct relief to victims of disaster. The American Red Crosshas disaster preparedness materials in a variety languages.

ESL Holiday Lessons: Red Cross and Red Crescent Day

The 8th of May is World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day. It is on this day because this is the date of birth of the founder of the Red Cross Henry Dunant. He got the first ever Nobel Peace Prize. Red Cross Day was celebrated for the first time in 1948. . .

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