Highlights of the January 16th speaker at the Hanover Kiwanis Club
Beverly Stambaugh is the Executive Director of the American Red Cross Chapter of South Central Pennsylvania. She has served for 21 years in central and southern Maryland and Pennsylvania, where she has held various positions in Blood Services. She oversees the services in her 4 county area for blood collection, disaster assistance and emergency communications for servicemen. We learned that the Red Cross provides disaster assistance to families displaced by home fires and other natural disasters. During her presentation, she provided an explanation of the blood collection system and how the Red Cross verifies a family's emergency, enabling the service member’s commander to make a decision regarding emergency leave She is a resident of Hanover.
-Mark Robinson, President