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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 1600's to the present

 

Media Contact

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

Cara Noble, External Communications Manager 
New York-Penn Blood Services Region
(585) 760-5668 (p) (585) 435-5264 (c)
caraleyna.noble@redcross.org

 

 

 

 
January 26, 2015
BROCKPORT, N.Y.—It’s never too late to start a New Year’s resolution. The community of Brockport is urging residents to roll up their sleeves in the new year and give blood at a special American Red Cross blood drive to help maintain a stable blood supply. Eligible donors and...
January 22, 2015
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y.—Saratoga Casino and Raceway is once again kicking off the new year by giving back to the community with its 8th Annual Blood Drive with the American Red Cross. Employees, staff and members of the local community are urged to give blood on Monday, January 26, 2015 from...
January 19, 2015
ALBION, N.Y.—It’s never too late to start a New Year’s resolution. The Albion community is urging residents to roll up their sleeves in the new year and give blood at a special American Red Cross blood drive to help maintain a stable blood supply.
January 13, 2015
AUBURN, N.Y.—All day long, they help save lives while on the job and now they’re also helping to save lives off the job. The Auburn Police Department, Auburn Fire Department, Cayuga County Sheriff’s Office, New York State Troopers and members of Emergency Management Services (EMS...
December 29, 2014
The American Red Cross and Dunkin’ Donuts are launching a new campaign this January to help increase donations and reward generous donors during National Volunteer Blood Donor Month. Through the new “Dunkin’ Donors Make a Difference” campaign, all those who come to give...
December 24, 2014
TROY, N.Y.—This holiday season, the Troy Police Department and the family of Sergeant James O’Brien are urging the community to give back in a special way by giving blood on Monday, December 29, in memory of Sergeant O’Brien.
December 24, 2014
TROY, N.Y.—This holiday season, the Troy Police Department and the family of Sergeant James O’Brien are urging the community to give back in a special way by giving blood on Monday, December 29, in memory of Sergeant O’Brien.
December 23, 2014
OSWEGO, N.Y.—Cooper Levine is like most college students when it comes to enjoying “campus life”, but there are two things that set him apart from the rest—his strength and determination. It’s been a little over a year, since Cooper was diagnosed with a form of...
December 22, 2014
BINGHAMTON, N.Y.— The New York State Police invite the Binghamton community and surrounding areas to pay tribute to fallen Trooper Christopher Skinner by giving blood at a special American Red Cross blood drive on Tuesday, December 30, in his memory.
December 12, 2014
This holiday season, the American Red Cross is asking eligible donors to help hospital patients by giving one last gift – a blood or platelet donation. It’s a gift that doesn’t cost a thing and can help save lives.