Printable Version

Newsroom Archive

Western Lake Erie

March 25, 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 in emergency situations. While less than 7 percent of the U.S. population has type O negative blood...
March 2, 2016
March is Red Cross Month and the American Red Cross honors those who donate blood and platelets, organize blood drives and volunteer in communities across the country. These everyday heroes are the face of the Red Cross and help save lives.  
January 25, 2016
Donors needed now after severe winter weather forces blood drive cancellations  
December 1, 2015
Blood Donation Opportunities Dec. 16-31, 2015   Media contact: Tracy Fox, 260-466-2830, @RedCrossBlood50                 Red Cross asks for blood...
November 23, 2015
News Release   Media contact: Tracy Fox, 260-466-2830, @RedCrossBlood50                 Red Cross encourages donors to give with meaning this...
October 28, 2015
Blood and platelet donors can save up to 15 minutes while helping save lives TOLEDO, Ohio — American Red Cross blood and platelet donors can now help save lives in less time by using the new Red Cross RapidPass online health history system.
October 12, 2015
Students can now sign up to host winter blood drives, become eligible for scholarships Kane Simms of Ottawa Lake, Michigan, was awarded one of six $1,000 American Red Cross Leaders Save Lives program scholarships for hosting a successful Red Cross blood drive last summer.
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...