The Northeast Georgia Chapter of the American Red Cross is hosting a Holiday Open House on Dec.11.
The event is open to the public and will be held from 3 p.m.-6 p.m. at their chapter office located at 675 White Sulphur Road, Lanier Medical Park, Gainesville, Ga.
"We hope that the community will stop by and meet our staff and volunteers, along with enjoying some light refreshments. It is a great opportunity to learn about your local Red Cross", stated Executive Director, Joni Smith. The Northeast Georgia Chapter has been in the Hall County community for almost 100 years. Along with assisting with National disasters such as Hurricane Sandy, the Chapter coordinates the Red Cross Military outreach and programs; responds to all local emergencies such as house fires and works to prepare the community for disasters.