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Greater Chesapeake & Potomac Region

 
March 21, 2017
Baltimore’s 92 Q treats Columbia Donation Center to pizza party COLUMBIA, Md. (March 21, 2017) – The Columbia Donation Center celebrated St. Patrick’s Day with a pizza party thanks to Red Cross collection specialist Kesha Turner, who won lunch for the office from Baltimore’s...
March 1, 2017
All eligible blood donors are encouraged to give blood and help save lives in March, Red Cross Month. Donating is easier than ever with the Blood Donor App and RapidPass.  
February 15, 2017
During Red Cross Month in March, the American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to join in its lifesaving mission by giving blood.   Since 1943, every U.S. president has designated March as Red Cross Month to recognize how the Red Cross helps people across the country and around the world....
February 2, 2017
Join the Red Cross team and make a difference as a volunteer blood services transportation specialist Baltimore, MD (Feb. 2, 2017) — The Red Cross urgently needs volunteer drivers in the Baltimore area to transport collected blood and blood products throughout the area to various hospitals...
February 1, 2017
The American Red Cross urgently needs blood donors to make an appointment to give this winter so that patients can continue to receive lifesaving treatments.   Michael Harper knows how critical it is to have a readily available blood supply. “I used over 300 units of blood when I was...
January 18, 2017
Following several rounds of severe winter weather in many parts of the country, the American Red Cross urges eligible blood and platelet donors to help restock its shelves to overcome a shortage.   Since Dec. 1, about 300 blood drives across 27 states have been forced to cancel due to...
January 6, 2017
This man here is Kevin McManus.  You might recognize him from WFMD, iHeartRadio.  He’s a popular radio personality and all-around great news man.   Kevin is a life-long Red Cross donor.  He frequents our donor facility in Frederick, Md.  The volunteers and staff in...
January 4, 2017
The American Red Cross has a severe winter blood shortage and is issuing an emergency call for blood and platelet donors to make a donation appointment now and help save patient lives.    Hectic holiday schedules for many regular blood donors contributed to about 37,000 fewer...
December 19, 2016
As freezing temperatures and harsh weather grip much of the nation, the American Red Cross urges eligible donors to make an appointment to give blood or platelets to help meet the constant need for blood this winter.  
December 19, 2016
MAKE A RESOLUTION THAT MATTERS! Partner with 98 Rock and the Red Cross on our lifesaving mission this New Year.