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Category Archives: preparedness

Getting Schooled in Preparedness

Recently my ten-year-old niece took me back to school shopping. That’s right, she took me. It’s been awhile since I’ve been in school, so who better than a fifth grader to show me the ropes?! I’ve always loved September; anyone … Continue reading

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Raising a Non-Profit

By now my friends have all realized they’ve lost me. Having a 4 yr old non-profit is like having a newborn, or so I’d imagine. Especially an emergency response org; up all night, sleep deprived, walking around with dog slobber … Continue reading

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Spring Cleaning

Spring is my second favorite time of year (See my blog: I love the Fall)! Wikipedia say’s  spring is the season of rejuvenation and rebirth; I say it’s the season of warmer weather and spring-cleaning! I also say, “if you haven’t … Continue reading

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What severe weather?!

The following post is by Jen Leary, founder of Red Paw I’m a bit of a spas about emergency response, preparedness, and Red Paw, some would say (and they’d be right!). I one hundred percent believe what our tweets say; … Continue reading

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I love fall

The following post is by Jen Leary, Founder of Red Paw Emergency Relief Team I love the fall; It’s my favorite time of year! Hoodies become appropriate to wear again, Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Lattes are back, football season begins, pumpkins … Continue reading

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Celebrate fire safety

Around this time every year the City of Philadelphia and folks all across the county prepare for the Fourth of July. Fireworks and firecrackers can be heard for days leading up to the big event; the smell of people BBQing … Continue reading

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Every day is Preparedness month

The following post is by Jen Leary, Founder of Red Paw Emergency Relief Team I am a bit of a preparedness freak, or maybe even a bit of buzz kill, depending on who you ask! I’m the one who goes … Continue reading

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Fire season

Fire Season is upon us! If you follow us on Facebook, you see us posting these two words a lot and if you follow us on Twitter then you see it as a hashtag: #fireseason. But what is Fire Season? … Continue reading

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Santa’s little helpers

We at Red Paw love anything RED! You all know how much we love the RED Cross! And anyone that knows me personally knows how much I love Starbucks and how excited I get about RED cup season! And then … Continue reading

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Football and fire safety

The following post is by Jen Leary, Founder of Red Paw Emergency Relief Team I love football! My sister and I grew up watching it, played touch and flag most of our lives, and even played a couple of years … Continue reading

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