Red Cross hosts event to sign up volunteers, help families prepare for emergencies

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CLEVELAND - It's always good to prepare yourself in case of an emergency. Today, The Red Cross helped local families with that.

At the South Park Mall, the organization held an event to get people to sign up for volunteering and giving blood.

They also helped people create plans for their homes in case of emergency.

March is National Red Cross Month and is meant to recognize everyday heroes.