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March 10, 2015
    Severe winter weather affects Red Cross blood, platelet donations Donors urgently needed after nearly 1,000 blood drives canceled since Feb. 1   ROANOKE, Va. (March 10, 2015) — Following round after round of snow, freezing rain and arctic cold in many parts of the country,...
February 18, 2015
News Release                        Support the American Red Cross and become an everyday hero March is Red Cross Month   ROANOKE, Va. (Feb. 18, 2015) — In honor of Red Cross Month in March, the American Red Cross encourages...
January 2, 2015
News Release     New SleevesUp website from the American Red Cross lets supporters host virtual blood drives
November 24, 2014
News Release     American Red Cross platelet donors receive a sweet surprise Help save lives and receive a pumpkin pie this Thanksgiving  
November 13, 2014
  American Red Cross and Suburban Propane nationwide partnership expansion fuels blood donations ‘Fuel Your Community’ campaign supports the collection of thousands of blood donations in October  
November 6, 2014
    News Release     Media contacts: Kristen Hatfield, 757-439-3064 @RedCrossMAR                                        Help save...
September 29, 2014
    News Release Media contact: Kristen Hatfield, 757-439-3064, @RedCrossMAR             
February 7, 2013
Scott Hill took an extreme step to help dramatize the importance of cancer awareness in his community and how vital a strong blood supply is to those undergoing cancer treatment; he shaved his head.