Printable Version

Newsroom Archive

Appalachian Blood Services Region

 
November 23, 2015
    Red Cross encourages donors to give with meaning this holiday season Help save lives through blood and platelet donation, by hosting a blood drive  
November 18, 2015
    American Red Cross platelet donors receive a sweet surprise Help save lives and receive a pumpkin pie this Thanksgiving ROANOKE, Va. (Nov. 18, 2014) — The American Red Cross is sweetening the incentive to donate platelets this Thanksgiving. Everyone who attempts to donate...
November 10, 2015
News Release           WDBJ7 hosts annual Hokies versus Hoos challenge  Do you bleed maroon and orange or blue and orange?   ROANOKE, Va. (Nov. 10, 2015) — The American Red Cross is joining forces with WDBJ7 as they sponsor the annual Hokies versus Hoos...
October 28, 2015
    Red Cross introduces new RapidPass online donor health history Blood and platelet donors can save up to 15 minutes while helping save lives ROANOKE, Va. (Oct. 27, 2015) — American Red Cross blood and platelet donors can now help save lives in less time by using the new Red...
October 12, 2015
    Students can now sign up to host winter Red Cross blood drives and become eligible for scholarships Youth blood drive coordinators needed Dec. 15 through Jan. 15   ROANOKE, Va., (Oct. 12, 2015) — This winter high school and college students can help save lives and be...
September 3, 2015
Media contact: Kristen Hatfield, 757-430-3064, @RedCrossMAR                    redcrossblood.org   Red Cross blood drives planned in remembrance of Sept. 11 Red Cross partnership with 9/11 Day...
September 3, 2015
News Release     Red Cross urges eligible donors to close out summer with a blood or platelet donation Donors needed to ensure a sufficient blood supply through the Labor Day weekend    (Sept. 3, 2015) — The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to end summer on a...
August 24, 2015
News Release   American Red Cross, Sport Clips Haircuts offer free haircut coupon to blood, platelet donors "Saving Lives Never Looked So Good” campaign planned to encourage September donations    (Aug. 24, 2015) – The American Red Cross and Sport Clips Haircuts...
August 5, 2015
            Red Cross issues urgent call for most needed blood types Type O negative, B negative, A negative blood donors asked to restock shelves  
July 23, 2015
    Red Cross asking blood donors to bleed maroon and orange Virginia Tech Athletics holding blood drive at Lane Stadium