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November 29, 2013
Michigan takes trophy back from Ohio State in Blood Battle 32   COLUMBUS, Ohio – The University of Michigan has won the 2013 Blood Battle against The Ohio State University, reclaiming the trophy after Ohio State won last year.  Before Ohio State’s 2012 win, Michigan took the...
October 30, 2013
  Annual competition between schools generates thousands of blood donations   Michigan has won Blood Battle 2013.  Final score below.  
September 10, 2013
Latino community and the Red Cross unite to help meet the needs of all patients   The American Red Cross and the Latino community are partnering to increase blood donations from among the Hispanic population and ultimately help save lives during National Hispanic Heritage Month, Sept. 15...
July 16, 2013
Blood donors help save lives. Wendy’s story Giving birth can bring much joy, especially giving birth to twins. Sometimes, though, a joyous birth can bring unexpected complications.
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