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A strong, stable community blood supply is a critical public health issue. Many questions arise for both donors and recipients. The American Red Cross is committed to providing the most accurate, up-to-date information through our communications resources.
 
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September 9, 2014
New Red Cross Blood Donor App offers features that make it simple, convenient and even more rewarding to give blood FARMINGTON, Conn. (Sept. 9, 2014) — The American Red Cross is launching a first-of-its kind Blood Donor App September 9 that puts the power to save lives in the palm of your...
August 6, 2014
Multi-state “Fuel Your Community” Campaign potentially impacts thousands of lives FARMINGTON, CT (August  5, 2014) – With one blood donation potentially helping to save up to three lives, as many as 2,250 lives could be impacted as a result of an 11-state partnership in June...
July 23, 2014
Blood donations needed now to prevent emergency situation