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The American Red Cross Carolinas 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:

Natividad Lewis | External Communications Manager
Biomedical Field Marketing and Communications 

American Red Cross
2425 Park Rd. Charlotte, NC 28203
(704) 347-8491 (p) | (704) 517-0413 (c) 

natividad.lewis@redcross.org
Twitter: @ARCBloodCAR

 
November 14, 2014
‘Fuel Your Community’ campaign supports the collection of thousands of blood donations in October   CHARLOTTE, N.C., (Nov. 14, 2014) – The first nationwide partnership and “Fuel Your Community” campaign between the American Red Cross and energy provider Suburban...
November 4, 2014
HIGH POINT, N.C. (Nov. 4, 2014) — The American Red Cross and Trans-Siberian Orchestra (TSO) will offer blood donors the opportunity to enjoy the upcoming TSO concert for free on Wednesday, Nov. 26. Those who come to give blood on Friday, Nov. 14 at High Point Regional UNC Health Care at 601 N...
November 4, 2014
Two Durham Donation Center donor stories among 15 in the nation to be recognized DURHAM, N.C. (Oct. 30, 2014) — American Red Cross blood donors Michael Zapata, Jr. and William ‘Dan’ Dye have been inducted into the Donation Hall of Fame, sponsored by Fenwal, Inc. The Donation Hall...
September 30, 2014
Tar Heel community invited to bleed ‘Carolina blue’ Tuesday, Oct. 14 CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (Sept. 30, 2014) — The University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill teams up with the American Red Cross to request all ‘blue bloods’ — Carolina blue that is — to...
September 29, 2014
CHARLOTTE, N.C., (Sept. 29, 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 at Red...
September 25, 2014
More than 1,250 blood donations made BOONE, N.C. (Sept. 25, 2014) – Appalachian State University (ASU) students and participants get an A-plus for helping to successfully collecting 1,265 blood donations in their quest to help save lives and remain the Carolinas Blood Services Region’s...
September 23, 2014
Community can help the Seahawks soar to victory in 2014 CAA Blood Challenge WILMINGTON, N.C. (Sept. 23, 2014) — The University of North Carolina at Wilmington (UNCW) is hoping to soar to a victory in this year’s Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) Blood Challenge by collecting 250 pints...
September 10, 2014
Presenting donors at blood drive receive free ticket to SCarowinds CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Sept. 10, 2014) — Before their blood runs cold from fear, guests can donate it at the American Red Cross ‘Feed the Vamps’ blood drive at SCarowinds’ Halloween Haunt on Friday, Sept. 26 from...