Calendar of Events

Greater Alleghenies Blood Services Region

 
Jul
05
Northern Cambria PA
Community rallies together to remember one of their very own NORTHERN CAMBRIA, Pa. (June 13, 2017) — The Northern Cambria community and the American Red Cross will host a blood drive in memory of Terrance “Mole” Bassaro.  The date is Wednesday, July 5 at the Prince of Peace Catholic Church.  Bassaro 68, passed away in...
Jul
05
Petersburg WV
   PETERSBURG, W.V. (April 18, 2017) — A blood drive in honor of Caitlyn Ours is happening on Wednesday, July 5th from 1 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. at Petersburg Elementary School in Petersburg, West Virginia.   At seven years old, Caitlyn was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia, also called “ALL,” in March 2016...
Jul
10
Wheeling WV
Help save lives at the annual Wheeling Nailers Blood Drive!   WHEELING, W.Va. (June 8, 2017) — The Wheeling Nailers team up with the American Red Cross to host a blood drive Monday, July 10, 2017 from 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Wesbanco Arena.  The Nailers are the pride of Wheeling, being an affiliate of the Pittsburgh Penguins;...
Jul
18
Altoona PA
The 29th annual Blair Media Blood Blitz will be held Tuesday, July 18, 2017, from 8 a.m. until 8 p.m. at the Jaffa Shrine Facility in Altoona, PA. Every two seconds, someone in the U.S. needs a blood transfusion. The Red Cross must collect more than 14,000 pints of blood every day for patients at more than 2,600 hospitals and transfusion centers...
Jul
24
Fredonia PA
  FREDONIA, Pa. (June 8, 2017) — The Fredonia Community and the American Red Cross will host the annual Sharon Northcott Memorial blood drive on Monday, July 24 at the Fredonia United Methodist Church. Sharon Northcott was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin’s cancer and passed away last February. She received more than 100 units of blood...
Jul
28
Washington PA
Family asks for local support WASHINGTON, Pa (June 15, 2017) — The Walker family, of Washington, Pennsylvania, and the American Red Cross will hold a blood drive on July 28, 2017 in honor of Terri Walker. Terri Walker is battling stage four cervical cancer.  “I want to honor my mother’s strength and courage in battling...
Aug
10
Oak Hill OH
  OAK HILL, Ohio (June 8, 2017) — The Oak Hill Presbyterian Church and the American Red Cross will host the annual blood drive to honor Jason “JJ” Snyder Jr. on August 10, 2017. JJ is 8 years old and has been diagnosed with a potentially fatal blood disorder.  His red blood cells are too small and his white blood count...