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Northern New England

 
December 28, 2016
 All those who come out to give blood or platelets in January will receive a $5 Dunkin’ Donuts card* as a thank you for helping save lives through blood donation
December 19, 2016
As freezing temperatures and harsh weather grip much of the nation, the American Red Cross urges eligible donors to make an appointment to give blood or platelets to help meet the constant need for blood this winter.  
December 5, 2016
It can’t be wrapped or placed under a tree, but the perfect gift can help save patient lives this holiday season. The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to give the lifesaving gift of a blood donation in December, a time when donations decline but the needs of patients remain steady....
November 22, 2016
The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to give the perfect gift this holiday season – a lifesaving blood or platelet donation. By rolling up a sleeve, donors can help ensure patients continue to receive treatment throughout the holiday season.   Busy holiday schedules and travel...
October 18, 2016
Blood donations also urgently needed following Hurricane Matthew devastation BURLINGTON, VT (Oct. 14, 2016) — The American Red Cross has an emergency need for eligible donors in the Vermont to make an appointment now to give platelets to ensure critical patient needs are met. Platelets, the...
July 5, 2016
News Release Media contact: Mary Brant, 603-867-9352, @RedCrossNNE redcrossblood.org Red Cross issues emergency call for blood and platelet donations to address significant shortage MANCHESTER, NH (July 5, 2016) — The American Red Cross has issued an emergency call for blood and platelets,...
June 6, 2016
  MANCHESTER, NH (June 6, 2016) — The American Red Cross is partnering with Nexcare Bandages and supermodel Niki Taylor to urge eligible blood and platelet donors to give this June in honor of World Blood Donor Day on June 14.
May 25, 2016
PORTLAND, ME (May 23, 2016) — Every day this summer is a chance to do something life changing and momentous. The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to choose their day to give blood or platelets and ensure a stable supply for patients in need.
April 18, 2016
 All presenting donors in New Hampshire have the chance to win  tickets to a Red Sox game and an on-field experience
March 23, 2016
Type O negative is often needed in trauma situations  MANCHESTER, NH (March 23, 2016) — The American Red Cross has a significant need for type O negative blood donors to donate blood for patients. Type O negative blood can be transfused to patients with any blood type and is often used...