Be A Hero
Highlighting volunteers who make a difference in their communities in many ways, with the hope of inspiring others to volunteer, and be a hero.
info_outline Harvey Johnson-Episode 2 12/03/2019
Harvey Johnson-Episode 2 Harvey Johnson defines Red Cross Humanitarian Services as responding to emergencies - all kinds of emergencies - not just disasters. He explains how his lengthy military career helped prepare him for his current mission, and how the Red Cross helps those in the military and their families. And he describes one of the moments that has impressed him most in his time with the Red Cross.
info_outline Rob Griggs - Be A Hero Episode 1 11/12/2019
Rob Griggs - Be A Hero Episode 1 A fire in Norwalk, Ohio in January 2018 claimed the lives of three people, and forever affected the surviving family members. There were no working smoke alarms in the home. Listen and subscribe on Apple Podcasts Listen and subscribe on Spotify Rob Griggs, who lost his parents and a younger brother in that fire, is now on a crusade to make sure every home has working smoke alarms. In this interview, he talks about being notified of the tragedy, learning of the lack of smoke alarms, and how he's helping the Red Cross Sound the Alarm to help save lives. Lake Erie/Heartland Chapter Executive Director Lara Kiefer also explains the vital role board members like Rob play in helping the Red Cross meet its mission. Credits