Newsroom

Arizona Blood Services Region

The resources on these pages provide current information for media professionals to share with their audiences. We invite members of the press to use this information or to contact our communications staff for additional statistics, commentary on current issues, or to arrange interviews with staff experts.

 

Additional Resources

  • National Media Resources Center
    Visit the American Red Cross National Media Resource Center for the latest press releases and other information to help share stories about the Red Cross mission.

  • Blood Facts and Statistics
    Facts about blood, the donation process, blood components, testing, the need for blood and the American Red Cross Blood Services

  • History of Blood Transfusion
    A pictorial timeline highlighting significant moments in the history of transfusion from the 1600s to the present

 

Media Contact

If you have questions or would like to schedule a media interview, please contact:

Christine Welch, External Communications Manager
Arizona Blood Services Region
(909) 859-7570 (o) | (909) 374-0376
christine.welch@redcross.org

 

 
March 22, 2017
Blood donations essential to patient care (March 22, 2017) — The American Red Cross is issuing a call for platelet and type O negative and AB blood donors to make an appointment to give after severe winter weather in some parts of the country caused about 250 Red Cross blood drives to cancel...
March 22, 2017
Community urged to make a lifesaving donation April 6 during Cesar Chavez Blood Drive Challenge THATCHER, AZ (March 22, 2017) — Eastern Arizona College and the American Red Cross are partnering to host the state’s largest blood drive Thursday, April 6, from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The...
March 1, 2017
All eligible blood donors are encouraged to give blood and help save lives in March, Red Cross Month. Donating is easier than ever with the Blood Donor App and RapidPass.