Photo credit: Michael Hnatov
Accession Number: C.2013.638.4
Dimensions: 0.562 in X 1 in X 0.438 in
Dimensions (Metric): 1.42748 cm X 2.54 cm X 1.11252 cm
Credit Line: Gift of Carol Bergman
American Red Cross commemorative lapel pin that features the red-and-white American Red Cross logo and printed text: "9.11 VOLUNTEER WTC."
Volunteers of every age, background, and ability flocked to Ground Zero, intent on supporting rescue and recovery operations. Some signed on with organizations such as the American Red Cross and the Salvation Army, while others volunteered independently.