Your gifts help families after disasters, teach people life-saving skills, and assist soldiers and their families during emergencies
Serving 354,000 people in Aitkin, Carleton, Cook, Itasca, Koochiching, Lake, and St. Louis counties in Minnesota and Douglas County, Wisconsin, the Northland Chapter has the largest geographic jurisdiction east of the Mississippi! We help more people and do the most good in northeast Minnesota and northwest Wisconsin.
When an electrical short triggered a fire that recently displaced a family of five and destroyed all their belongings, Red Cross volunteers were on the scene with assistance: food, clothing, emergency shelter, medicine, eyeglasses.
When the mother of a young Naval officer stationed on a nuclear sub in the North Sea died unexpectedly, the Red Cross was the only organization who could get him home in time for the funeral.
When a young father of three suffered Sudden Cardiac Arrest during a friendly basketball game, a teammate used Red Cross CPR to save his life.
You can change a life, beginning with your own, when you make a donation to the Northland Chapter!