Red Cross Holds Emergency Prep Classes

EUGENE, Ore. — Do you feel prepared in case disaster strikes close to home? If the answer is no, you may be interested in a free class that the American Red Cross is offering. The nonprofit is holding the classes in Portland and Eugene to teach participants how to prevent, prepare for, and respond to … Continue reading »

Learning How to Prepare for Disasters

EUGENE, Ore. — Hundreds of people spent Saturday afternoon learning how to prepare for natural disasters. It was all part of an event put on at Alton Baker Park to raise awareness to the possibility of a disaster hitting the area. The Red Cross, Northwest Natural, and other disaster relief companies joined together to educate … Continue reading »

Red Cross Offers Free Preparedness Class

EUGENE, Ore. – The Red Cross Oregon Pacific Chapter is offering a disaster preparedness class Tuesday. The chapter will provide information on how to prevent, prepare for and respond to disasters. Participants will learn to make disaster plans, establish family meeting places and understand emergency communication strategies. The free class is from 6-7 p.m. at … Continue reading »