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Central Ohio

 
December 28, 2009
      Those who went to COSI on Dec. 28 were treated to more than just touring the museum. They also had the opportunity to help save lives by giving blood, and the chance to meet Miss Ohio 2009 Erica Gelhaus.
December 10, 2009
  The American Red Cross held a ribbon cutting for a new bloodmobile funded by the Nationwide Insurance Foundation on Thursday, Dec. 10, at the Nationwide Arena outdoor plaza. The event marked the opening of the bus for the community and the first blood donations were taken after the...
December 1, 2009
  Public urged to kick-off holidays by donating blood   Ohio residents can give at least three meaningful gifts this holiday season without visiting stores, browsing catalogs, or shopping on-line.  
November 24, 2009
      COLUMBUS, Ohio – The University of Michigan has won the 2009 Blood Battle against Ohio State, claiming the trophy for the second year in a row. Before last year’s Michigan win, OSU took the trophy for five years straight from 2003-2007.    
November 16, 2009
While Thanksgiving signals the start of the holiday season, it also presents a unique opportunity for individuals to give thanks and give back by donating blood.  
September 29, 2009
Corrections facilities across the state of Ohio are teaming up to fight summer blood shortages in a friendly competition to see which site can bring in the most blood donations. This competition, The Ohio Corrections Blood Drive Challenge, is a state-wide summer blood donor partnership with...
September 28, 2009
The Central Ohio Region honored Franklin County business and community groups for hosting blood drives throughout the past year at the 2009 Life Sharing Challenge Luncheon. The event, held Sept. 25, honored more than 60 organizations for their blood collections during the period from July 2008...
September 28, 2009
The power to make a difference is confirmed every day through people who roll up their sleeves and give back to their communities by donating blood. And this October, everyone who comes to give can enter to win a pair of tickets to the Ohio State vs. Michigan football game in Ann Arbor on Nov...
September 28, 2009
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The Red Cross encourages people to consider giving blood as a way to recognize the role blood can play in the care and treatment of people with cancer. During the month of October all donors can enter to win a pair of tickets to the Ohio State vs....