Sound the Alarm. Save a Life. Seven times a day someone in this country dies in a house fire and more than 60 percent of fire deaths occur in homes without working smoke alarms. In fact, more than 5 million U.S. homes are without smoke alarms. The Solution: Together with volunteers, fire departments and local community partners, the American Red Cross is installing FREE smoke alarms, replacing dead alarm batteries, helping families create escape plans and teaching people about fire prevention.Join us and be a part of this lifesaving effort by making a donation today. $15 - Provides 1 smoke alarm installation along with fire safety educational materials. $45 - Provides 3 smoke alarms along with fire safety educational materials to cover an entire home. $88.50 - Covers the cost to support a family of 3 for one day following a disaster like home fire. $150 - Provides installation of one smoke alarm for the deaf or hard of hearing. Thank you!