Unfortunately, a family was killed in a fire on 67th Emerald due to not having a smoke detector or another fire safety tools. The American Red Cross contacted RAGE and would love if residents of Englewood and West Englewood would be interested in volunteering for the “Team Firestopper” program as a Fire Safety Fair Preparedness Educator or a Canvassing Volunteer.
The dates set for Englewood are:
November 5th, 2013
Chicago Public Library West Englewood Branch
1745 West 63rd Street, Chicago, IL 60636
10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Englewood Fire Safety Fair
November 23, 2013
Ogden Park – 6500 S Racine Ave, Chicago, IL 60636
10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
The group would love to have members of the community volunteer with them as educators for their upcoming Fire Safety Fairs. If you are interested in volunteering, you can contact them directly by phone at 312-729-6265 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dani Connolly is the Regional Individual and Community Preparedness Support Manager of the American Red Cross, Chicago Region Rauner Center