Northeastern Pennsylvania Region

 A strong, stable community blood supply is a critical public health issue. Many questions arise for both donors and recipients. The American Red Cross is committed to providing the most accurate, up-to-date information through our communications resources.
These pages provide information for media representatives and their audiences. We invite members of the media to use this information or to contact the communications department for statistics, comments, interviews with staff experts or for additional print or electronic materials.

Communications Staff
Anthony Tornetta, Communications Program Manager
(215) 451-4240,
October 2, 2014
During October, Suburban Propane is joining the American Red Cross to raise awareness of the constant need for blood and platelet donations with the first nationwide “Fuel Your Community” campaign. All presenting blood and platelet donors at Red Cross blood drives and donation centers...
September 9, 2014
New app puts power to help save lives in hands of blood donors New Red Cross Blood Donor App offers features that make it simple, convenient and even more rewarding to give blood   Ashley, PA (Sept. 9, 2014) — The American Red Cross is launching a first-of-its kind Blood Donor App today...