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By Marcus Huff
Staff Writer 

Red Cross holds volunteer drive for local disasters


July 20, 2017

WORLAND – Red Cross Disaster Program Director Cindi Shank of Gillette held a volunteer open house on Tuesday, hosted by Washakie County Emergency Management. The goal was to add to the ranks of Red Cross volunteers locally, and across the state for emergency situations.

“Red Cross volunteers are not only active during disasters,” explained Shank. “We rely on the principals of Prepare, Respond and Recover, so it’s important that we have volunteers to work with groups to make sure the community is prepared in the event of an emergency or disaster.”

With only three full-time Red Cr...

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