(HawaiiNewsNow) - Laurine Carvalho has been an active American Red Cross volunteer since 2003 and volunteering in both disaster services and health and safety services. She coordinates, prepares and implements the Red Cross response plan to all threats and assists in training and responding to disasters in Hawaii County and on Kauai. Laurine has also been deployed to help with national disaster relief efforts in Texas, Tennessee, Georgia and American Samoa.
Laurine also instructs lifeguards and first aid classes. She's also a wife and mother and has a full time job. It's no surprise that Laurine Carvalho is the American Red Cross of Hawaii's East Hawaii Volunteer of the Year.
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