[10/21/16] Red Cross Participates In Saturday’s Make A Difference Day

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The American Red Cross is getting involved with this year’s Make A Difference Day activities tomorrow (Saturday) with a home fire preparedness event.

Meagan Snow, Executive Director of the Greater Inland Northwest A.R.C. shares more about what will happen to make homes in neighborhoods throughout the Wenatchee Valley safer this weekend…

102116 Make A Difference 1 :31 “…this coming Saturday”

According to Snow, the number of homes in the Wenatchee area lacking a working smoke detector became alarmingly obvious after last year’s statewide preparedness effort…

102116 Make A Difference 2 :20 “…was ever to have a fire”

In addition to making certain that homes are outfitted with a working smoke alarm, Snow says tomorrow’s event will also help families develop a fire escape plan and fire safety checklist as well…

102116 Make A Difference 3 :16 “…something were to happen”

Many folks have already signed up to help with this year’s home fire preparedness event, but Snow says they can always use more volunteers for future occasions. Those interested can go to redcross.org to find out more information.