ADVISORY, March 6, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
The American Red Cross will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square to celebrate March as Red Cross Month. Since 1943, every U.S. President has declared March to be Red Cross Month, in recognition of the humanitarian work done by the organization in communities across the country and around the globe. The Red Cross is not a government agency and relies on donations of time, money and blood to do its work.
To mark the occasion, Dianne Auger, CEO of the American Red Cross Greater New York Region, will ring the Closing Bell.
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Wednesday, March 7, 2012 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
Michael de Vulpillieres
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
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About the American Red Cross:
The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies more than 40 percent of the nation's blood; teaches skills that save lives; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a not-for-profit organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. For more information, please visit redcross.org or join our blog at http://blog.redcross.org.
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