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American Red Cross Paducah Area Chapter Charity Profile
The American Red Cross, a humanitarian organization led by volunteers and guided by its congressional charter and the Fundamental Principles of the International Red Cross Movement, will provide relief to victims of disasters and help people prevent, prepare for, and respond to emergencies.The Paducah chapter was formed in 1917 by A.R. Meyers and W.F. Paxton served as its first board chairman. The
American Red Cross Paducah Area Chapter Volunteer Information
The strength of the disaster efforts of the Paducah Area Chapter of the American Red Cross lies in its volunteers. Having individuals willing to serve during times of disaster is essential for Livingston, Ballard and McCracken County.
American Red Cross Paducah Area Chapter Donation Information
The American Red Cross is a non-profit organization dependent on contributions. While it is accountable to Congress in the distribution of its funds, it is not funded by Congress.Funds donated to the Paducah Area Chapter of the American Red Cross are used to help local victims of disaster. Donations designated for relief efforts nationally or internationally are honored by the chapter and are not used locally.