(HawaiiNewsNow) - March is Red Cross month, so why not get involved and volunteer! Volunteers are the heart and soul of the organization. The Lions Club will be volunteering their time to help out with the Hats Off event! The Hats Off Event is this weekend, March 30, 31 and April 1 to collect money for the Red Cross. On Saturday, March 31, off duty fire fighters, military service members and other volunteers will be collecting donations in hats at various locations statewide. Volunteers will also be at all Walmart stores statewide the entire weekend.
The Hawaii Red Cross has other exciting activities planned for Red Cross Month in March:
Zippy's Promotion (March and April)
During the months of March and April, Zippy's will be raising funds for the Hawaii Red Cross. You can help by:
· Purchasing their new Kokua Pac (Korean Chicken, Portuguese Sausage, hot dog, spam, on rice) and 25 cents of each purchase will be donated.
· Purchasing a Red Cross sign at their counters for $1 (all proceeds to the Red Cross)
· Making a customer donation in canisters available at Zippy's restaurants
In addition, their keiki menu for March and April will include disaster preparedness tips for the family.
Papa-John Promotion (month of March)
During March, Papa John's will have customer donation canisters at their stores. All collections will go to the Hawaii Red Cross. In addition, on Wednesday, March 28, Papa John's will be having a special pizza night promotion. Mention the Red Cross promotion that night, fill out a form (also available on Papa John's website) and a portion of the proceeds will go to the Red Cross.
7-11 Promotion (month of March)
During March, 7-11 stores have customer donation canisters at their stores. All collections will go to the Hawaii Red Cross.
Circle K Promotion (month of March)
Circle K stores below have collection canisters at their stores. All collections will go to the Hawaii Red Corss
Oahu: Circle K Nimitz Hwy and Circle K Royal Kunia
Maui: Circle K Maui