When it comes to giving, people in and around the tri-state have shown time and time again that they are among the most generous anywhere. The generosity has been so overwhelming the American Red Cross is asking that it not slow down but be re-directed.
When service members are called into active duty, their families may face a decrease in income. Some families find that international phone call charges and even everyday needs like groceries will not fit their budget.
The Cincinnati Area Chapter wants to help these families keep in touch and keep their bellies full. They have begun to accept donated grocery store gift certificates and long distance calling cards with International access.