Tag Archives: Brian McConnell

Looking back at 2018’s historic flood response & goals for 2019 .::. Sunday Conversation 4/28/19

It was a busy year for the American Red Cross – Finger Lakes Chapter in 2018. This year has been no different, as volunteers and staff work harder than ever to keep up with a wide-range of response efforts in the region.

Executive Director Brian McConnell was in-studio this week discussing his organization’s response to the devastating flooding in South Seneca and the Southern Tier, as well as the continued need for blood donation. He also discussed an upcoming effort to install hundreds of smoke alarms right here in the Finger Lakes.


Red Cross Director Brian McConnell on ‘Sound the Alarm’ .::. Inside the FLX 5/4/18

As the weather warms up, priorities change for those living in the Finger Lakes. The arrival of spring means a new campaign for the American Red Cross here regionally.

To discuss ‘Sound the Alarm’, blood donation, and much more — Brian McConnell was in-studio to talk about all of the Red Cross’ efforts in the Finger Lakes.

Watch the show below, or listen on the FingerLakes1.com App.


Brian McConnell of the Finger Lakes Chapter of the American Red Cross on Lake Ontario Shoreline Flooding .:. Inside the FLX 5/25/17

On Thursday’s edition of the Inside the FLX podcast Josh Durso was joined by Brian McConnell, Executive Director of the Finger Lakes Chapter-American Red Cross, to discuss the ongoing volunteer efforts ahead of an increased flood threat this spring and summer along Lake Ontario.