Tag Archives: Red Cross

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.

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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.