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July 10, 2013
Blood donations down about 10 percent in June   The American Red Cross has issued an emergency request for blood and platelet donors of all blood types as many fewer donations than expected were received in June and the first week of July.
May 2, 2013
Need for blood doesn’t end when summer vacation begins  
March 4, 2013
  Years can be counted. Timelines can be drawn. But the number of lives affected throughout the history of the American Red Cross is boundless.
February 13, 2013
Red Cross gives blood donors a sweet treat for Valentines Day --Promotion helps share the love--  
January 2, 2013
Red Cross Encourages Public to Honor Blood Donors by Helping Save Lives Since 1970, January has been designated as National Blood Donor Month in the United States to recognize those who donate blood during one of the most challenging months for blood collections organizations like the American Red...
November 21, 2012
Ohio State wins 2012 Blood Battle! Buckeyes take trophy back after 4 consecutive Michigan wins  
October 31, 2012
Ohio State University and University of Michigan face off in 31st Blood Battle Annual competition between schools generates thousands of blood donations     Ohio State wins the 2012 Blood Battle! 
October 19, 2012
Carol Richardson of Delaware County has been named the 2012 winner of the Biomedical Achievement Award from the American Red Cross for her efforts to support blood donation.  The award, given each year to a person or group who makes significant contributions to the blood donation program, is...
September 5, 2012
  The American Red Cross is among a coalition of organizations encouraging Americans to observe the Eighth Annual National Preparedness Month this September by doing simple things that make a difference when every second counts. The Red Cross recommends three things most everyone can do to...
July 25, 2012
American Red Cross Issues Emergency Call for Blood Donors Now