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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)
Twitter: @ARCBloodCAR

July 22, 2014
Blood donations needed now to prevent emergency situation   CHARLOTTE, NC (July 22, 2014) – The American Red Cross is facing a looming blood shortage, leading to an urgent need for donors of all blood types to roll up a sleeve and give.
July 1, 2014
  News Release   Media contact: Kristen Hatfield
June 2, 2014
News Release   Media contact: Kristen Hatfield
May 19, 2014
27th Annual WLOS Operation Blood Drive Join the American Red Cross and help save lives during challenging summer months  
May 7, 2014
UNC invites community to participate in 26th annual American Red Cross blood drive   Liviya Anderson came home from school with a high fever one afternoon in October 2010. But after extensive testing, what the Anderson family thought was a simple case of strep throat was later revealed to be...
May 7, 2014
The American Red Cross & Highland Brewing Company Partner at “Pint for Pint” Blood Drive Asheville community members encouraged to roll up their sleeves as the challenging summer months get underway   ASHEVILLE, NC, May 1, 2014 — The American Red Cross and Highland...