Newsroom Archive


May 14, 2015
Newburyport, Mass. resident Jean Lanham recently had the experience of a lifetime when she was honored on the field at Fenway Park prior to the Boston Red Sox game against the Tampa Bay Rays on May 5. Lanham was named the Blood Donor of the Game after recently donating blood with the American Red...
May 8, 2015
Red Cross seeks blood donors leading up to summer The American Red Cross is partnering with WCVB for a blood drive on Thursday, May 21 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at their studios at 5 TV Place in Needham. The American Red Cross asks eligible donors to help ensure blood is available for patients in need...
April 27, 2015
This summer, high school and college students can win a scholarship by hosting an American Red Cross blood drive through the Leaders Save Lives program. Registration is now open to host a participating blood drive between June 1 and Aug. 31, 2015.   The Leaders Save Lives program...
April 3, 2015
The American Red Cross is partnering with community leaders to host three commemorative blood drives in honor of the courageous individuals whose lives were forever changed by the Boston Marathon bombings.     Stoneham Strong Blood Drive Friday, April 10, 2015 2 p.m. – 7 p.m....
March 5, 2015
Red Cross blood and platelet donors answered the call to give amid severe winter weather
March 2, 2015
 The American Red Cross is recognizing the country’s everyday heroes during Red Cross Month.
February 17, 2015
High school students in Massachusetts are helping maintain the community blood supply by donating more than 6,800 lifesaving units of blood so far this school year. Students have three more months left in the academic year to make a meaningful difference for hospital patients and aim to win a...
February 5, 2015
 In the wake of severe winter weather across the Northeast, blood and platelets donors are urged to come out to donate, help save lives and get a free Dunkin’ Donor Card*
December 29, 2014
 All who come to give blood or platelets in January will receive a $5 Dunkin' Donor Card
November 13, 2014
DEDHAM, Mass. – The first nationwide partnership and “Fuel Your Community” campaign between the American Red Cross and energy provider Suburban Propane in October helped collect thousands of lifesaving blood and platelet donations for patients at approximately 2,600 hospitals and...