Red Cross Partners with PBPN

October 30, 2013 –

Topeka, KS – Tuesday, October 29, 2013 — The American Red Cross Kansas Capital Area Chapter announced today a partnership with Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation designed to assist Kansans when disaster strikes.


“Collaboration with our partners helps educate our communities and ensure the safety and welfare of our citizens,” said Jo Ann Long, Community Chapter Executive, Kansas Capital Area Chapter. “We continue to strengthen our relationship with Prairie Band Potawatomie Nation by providing disaster response and preparedness training.”


The partnership includes a $4,000 grant from Prairie Band Potawatomie Nation to assist those affected by disaster with immediate needs such as food, shelter, and emotional support.


A check presentation will take place at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 31, at the American Red Cross, 1221 SW 17th Street, Topeka, KS 66604.