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Gail Mcgovern

American Red Cross Still Helping Those Affected by Hurricane Sandy

Gail McGovern | Posted 11.04.2015 | Impact
Gail McGovern

Working from over more than 300 emergency response vehicles, Red Cross volunteers visited heavily damaged communities and neighborhoods, delivering food, blankets, health care, emotional support and critical relief supplies. But our work didn't end there.

Red Cross Built Exactly 6 Homes For Haiti With Nearly Half A Billion Dollars In Donations

ProPublica | Justin Elliott and Laura Sullivan | Posted 06.04.2015 | Impact

This story originally appeared on ProPublica. The neighborhood of Campeche sprawls up a steep hillside in Haiti's capital city, Port-au-Prince. Goa...

Report: American Red Cross Won't Reveal What Percentage Of Donations Actually Go To Help

Posted 12.04.2014 | Impact

by Jesse Eisinger and Justin Elliott, ProPublica, and Laura Sullivan, NPRThis story was co-produced with NPR.The American Red Cross regularly touts ho...

Survey: Nearly 40% Of American Red Cross Employees Question Charity's Ethics

ProPublica | Justin Elliott | Posted 11.13.2014 | Impact

A survey of American Red Cross employees shows a crisis of trust in the charity's leadership and deep internal doubts about the Red Cross' commitment ...

How Top Nonprofit CEOs Turned Passions Into Well-Paying Careers

Reuters | Posted 04.09.2014 | Impact

(The writer is a Reuters contributor. The opinions expressed are his own.) By Chris Taylor NEW YORK, Feb 7 (Reuters) - ...

Red Cross Official Calls Response To Sandy 'Near Flawless'

Posted 11.16.2012 | Impact

Though the American Red Cross continues to come under fire for what some are calling a slow recovery effort, the nonprofit maintains that its response...

After Being Branded A 'Disgrace,' Red Cross Carries On With Recovery Efforts

AP | DAVID CRARY | Posted 11.04.2012 | Impact

NEW YORK -- It happened after the 9/11 terror attacks, after Hurricane Katrina and now, once again, after Superstorm Sandy: The American Red Cross tak...

WATCH: American Red Cross Shelters 13,000 People Hit By Hurricane Irene

Posted 10.28.2011 | Impact

The American Red Cross continues to offer its relief efforts to the estimated 65 million people affected by Hurricane Irene. Saturday alone, 13,000 pe...