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Published Oct. 6, 2005

(ran W edition)

American Red Cross volunteer Barbara Moshier recently returned to St. Petersburg after spending four weeks assisting the California earthquake victims. She worked in Family Services helping victims replace necessities such as shelter, food and clothing. Her previous assignment was in Kansas City and St. Joseph, Mo., for 2{ months with flood victims. Moshier is also an instructor of CPR, basic life support, first aid and disaster courses and has been involved with the American Red Cross for 15 years. "Being involved with the Red Cross is really satisfying. When someone comes up to me and says, "you put my life back together' _ it makes it all worthwhile," she said.

To volunteer for the Red Cross, call 898-3111.

Send information at least 10 days in advance to Focus on Volunteers, c/o Catherine Flaherty, City Times, P.O. Box 1121, St. Petersburg, FL 33731. We also will accept photographs, but if an event is particularly newsworthy, let us know well in advance, and we may send a staff photographer. If you have any questions, call Catherine at 893-8215.