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Western Lake Erie

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:

Angie Bermudez, External Communications Manager 
Southeasten Michigan & Western Lake Erie Blood Services Region
(313) 576-4184 (p) (313) 530 - 6040 (c)
angie.bermudez@redcross.org

 

 

 

 
September 3, 2015
Donors needed to ensure a sufficient blood supply through the Labor Day weekend The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to end summer on a positive and potentially lifesaving note with a blood or platelet donation this Labor Day holiday.
August 18, 2015
TOLEDO, Ohio - An American Red Cross blood drive will be held in memory of Toledo’s former Mayor D. Michael Collins on Wednesday, August 26 at Local 12 Hall, 2300 Ashland Avenue in Toledo from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. The United Labor Committee has partnered with the Red Cross in honor of the late...
August 4, 2015
TOLEDO, Ohio – The American Red Cross is facing a looming shortage of the blood types most needed by patients and is calling on eligible donors with O negative, B negative and A negative blood to give now to prevent an emergency situation. Blood donation appointments can be quickly and easily...
June 30, 2015
TOLEDO, Ohio — The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to make an appointment now to give blood or platelets and help prevent a summer shortage.
May 18, 2015
Eligible donors can choose their day to help save lives during “100 days of summer. 100 days of hope.” campaign The American Red Cross urges donors to choose their day to give hope to patients in need by donating blood or platelets during the “100 days of summer. 100 days of hope...
March 11, 2015
Following round after round of snow, freezing rain and arctic cold in many parts of the country, the American Red Cross has an urgent need for eligible blood and platelet donors to give now to help restock its shelves.
March 9, 2015
TOLEDO, Ohio  - March is Red Cross Month and WTOL 11 along with Central Park West in Toledo, are helping to wrap it up! WTOL 11 will host their 5th Annual Blood Drive on Friday, March 27 at the Central Park West Hall on 3141 Central Park West Drive, in Toledo from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Come to...