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Alabama-Central Gulf Coast Blood Services Region

The American Red Cross Alabama and Central Gulf Coast Blood Services Region depends on news media to help us ensure blood is available whenever someone sick or badly injured needs it. If you are a member of the media and need further assistance to make your story happen, please contact the Communications/Public Relations Department:

Alicia Anger | External Communications Manager
Biomedical Field Marketing and Communications

American Red Cross
700 Caldwell Trace, Birmingham, AL 35242
(205) 994-7723 (p) | (205) 482-3867 (c) |
Twitter: @RedCrossACGC

December 19, 2014
  Donors encouraged to give at Birmingham’s Biggest Blood Drive BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Dec. 10, 2014) – Blood donors have a chance to bring in the new year with the continued spirit of giving at Birmingham’s Biggest Blood Drive Dec. 26, 27 and 28 at the Hyatt Regency-Wynfrey Hotel...
December 11, 2014
  Holiday activities, inclement weather and seasonal illnesses can contribute to fewer donations BIRMINGHAM, Ala (Dec. 11, 2014) — The American Red Cross is asking individuals to give something meaningful this holiday season – a blood or platelet donation – and help ensure a...
November 25, 2014
  Give something that means something and help save a life BIRMINGHAM, Ala (Nov. 25, 2014) - This holiday season, the American Red Cross encourages individuals to give something that means something – a blood or platelet donation. This simple, potentially lifesaving act can give patients...
November 13, 2014
‘Fuel Your Community’ campaign supports the collection of thousands of blood donations in October BIRMINGHAM, Ala (Nov. 13, 2014) – The first nationwide partnership and “Fuel Your Community” campaign between the American Red Cross and energy provider Suburban Propane...
September 30, 2014
  BIRMINGHAM, Ala, (Sept. 30, 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...
September 24, 2014
 Presenting donors receive free ticket to Fright Furnace