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October 1, 2013

Volunteer spreads new lifesaving techniques

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PLATTSBURGH —

Her schooling has helped her acknowledge the non-political support of an organization like Red Cross, and that helped influence her to become a volunteer.

Both the youngsters at schools and the seniors she visits have expressed appreciation for the advice and techniques she offers, and she said she has learned a lot about saving lives herself through the experience.

“It’s convinced me that volunteering is a lifelong ambition,” she said. “I believe I will always want to find a way to reach out and help others.”

Email Jeff Meyers:jmeyers@pressrepublican.com

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Anyone interested in volunteering for the American Red Cross can go to www.redcross.org and click on the "Volunteer" link.

 

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