disasters http://kios.org en Red Cross volunteers responded to more than 400 regional disasters in 2013 http://kios.org/post/red-cross-volunteers-responded-more-400-regional-disasters-2013 <p>American Red Cross Nebraska/Southwest Iowa Region volunteers responded to 437 disasters in 2013. Mon, 30 Dec 2013 21:00:00 +0000 Katie Schubert 40906 at http://kios.org National Preparedness Month: officials share 3 steps to be ready for disasters http://kios.org/post/national-preparedness-month-officials-share-3-steps-be-ready-disasters <p>September is National Preparedness Month. Fri, 13 Sep 2013 19:00:00 +0000 Katie Schubert 35945 at http://kios.org National Preparedness Month: officials share 3 steps to be ready for disasters Disaster Preparedness Conference http://kios.org/post/disaster-preparedness-conference <p>“Long Term/Residential Care Disaster Preparedness: Protecting Our Most Vulnerable” is the theme of Omaha’s first <a href="http://www.preped.org">national conference on disaster preparedness</a>. Wed, 08 May 2013 11:06:06 +0000 Cheril Lee 29600 at http://kios.org Disaster Preparedness Conference September is National Preparedness Month http://kios.org/post/september-national-preparedness-month-1 <p>The American Red Cross says putting together a kit and having an emergency plan are critical to prepare for a disaster. Mon, 17 Sep 2012 06:00:00 +0000 Katie Schubert 19243 at http://kios.org Red Cross responded to more than 400 regional disasters in 2011 http://kios.org/post/red-cross-responded-more-400-regional-disasters-2011 <p>Omaha, NE – Volunteers from the American Red Cross in Omaha and southwest Iowa responded to more than 400 regional disasters in 2011. The number one responded-to disaster was house fires.</p> Thu, 05 Jan 2012 15:16:32 +0000 Katie Schubert 6984 at http://kios.org