Red Cross Efforts Recognized During Red Cross Month

March has been recognized as Red Cross Month for more than 70 years. All of our presidents, including President Barack Obama, have designated March as Red Cross Month to recognize how the American Red Cross helps people across the country and around the world.

Government official across New Jersey have issued proclamations in honor of Red Cross Month.

Bergen County Executive & Bergen County Board of Chosen Freeholders

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In recognition of Red Cross Month, Jim Tedesco, Bergen County executive and the Bergen County Board of Chosen Freeholders, presented proclamations to the American Red Cross New Jersey Region on Wednesday, March 2 in Hackensack. Pictured, left to right: David L. Ganz, freeholder; Maura DeNicola, freeholder; John A. Felice, freeholder; Jim Tedesco, Bergen County executive; Steve Tanell, chairman, Board of Chosen Freeholders; Margaret Kelly, volunteer, American Red Cross; Jocelyn Gilman, executive director, American Red Cross of Northern New Jersey; Bill Kelly, volunteer, American Red Cross; Joan M. Voss, freeholder; and Thomas J. Sullivan, freeholder. Photo courtesy of Derek Sands, aide to the Bergen County Executive.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Salem County Board of Chosen Freeholders

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The Salem County Board of Chosen Freeholders present a proclamation in recognition of American Red Cross Month on Wednesday, March 2 in Salem.

East Windsor Township Mayor and Council

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Mayor Janice Mironov of East Windsor Township (left) presents a proclamation in honor to Red Cross Month to Christy Hodde, executive director, American Red Cross New Jersey Crossroads on Tuesday, March 8 in East Windsor Township. Photo courtesy of Mayor Janice Mironov.

Somerset County Board of Chosen Freeholders 

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American Red Cross volunteer Andrew Beck accepts a proclamation presented by Patricia Walsh of the Somerset County Board of Chosen Freeholders recognizing March as Red Cross Month on Tuesday, March 8 in Sommerville. Photo courtesy of the Somerset County Board of Chosen Freeholders.

Cranford Mayor and Council

Cranford Red Cross Month Proclamations

Mayor Andis Kalnins of Cranford presents a proclamation in honor of Red Cross Month to Red Cross volunteers Jackie Binns and Suzanne Hilaire on Tuesday, March 8 in Cranford.

Sussex County Board of Chosen Freeholders

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The Sussex County Board of Chosen Freeholders presents a proclamation in recognition of Red Cross Month on Tuesday, March 8 in Newton. Pictured, left to right: Deb Haff, Red Cross volunteer; Jim Rich, Red Cross Volunteer; Jocelyn Gilman, executive director, American Red Cross of Northern New Jersey; Ed Susco, vice chair, American Red Cross of Northern New Jersey Board of Directors; Maggie McGinley, Red Cross volunteer; and Barb Vandenbergh, Red Cross volunteer.

Madison Mayor and Council

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American Red Cross New Jersey Crossroads board member and Madison resident Terry Brannin accepts a proclamation from the Madison Mayor and Council recognizing March as Red Cross Month on Monday, March 14 in Madison.

Morris County Board of Chosen Freeholders

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The Morris County Board of Chosen Freeholders presents Christy Hodde, executive director, American Red Cross New Jersey Crossroads (left), with a proclamation in recognition of Red Cross Month on Wednesday, March 9 in Morristown. Photo courtesy of Larry Ragonese.

Essex County Board of Chosen Freeholders

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The Essex County Board of Chosen Freeholders present a proclamation in honor of Red Cross Month to Jocelyn Gilman, executive director, American Red Cross of Northern New Jersey (second from right) and Red Cross volunteers on Wednesday, March 16 in Newark. Photo taken Wednesday, March 16, 2016 in Newark, NJ. Medinah Muhammad/American Red Cross

Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders.

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The Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders present a proclamation in recognition of Red Cross Month on Thursday, March 24 in Freehold. Pictured, left to right: Tom Arnone, freeholder; Lillian Burry, freeholder; Walter Hopkin, board of directors, American Red Cross Jersey Coast; Jose Orozco, board of directors, American Red Cross Jersey Coast; Serena DiMaso, freeholder; and John Curley, freeholder. Photo courtesy of Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders.

Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders

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The Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders presents a proclamation in honor of Red Cross Month on Tuesday, March 22 in Paterson. Photo courtesy of Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders.

Long Hill Township

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Jay Weisman, board member, American Red Cross New Jersey Crossroads, displays a Red Cross Month proclamation from Long Hill Township.

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