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March 23, 2016
Red Cross has significant need for type O negative blood Type O negative is often needed in trauma situations  The American Red Cross has a significant need for type O negative blood donors to donate blood for patients.
March 2, 2016
March is Red Cross Month and the American Red Cross honors those who donate blood and platelets, organize blood drives and volunteer in communities across the country. These everyday heroes are the face of the Red Cross and help save lives.  
February 3, 2016
Donors needed now after severe winter weather forces blood drive cancellations
January 12, 2016
Presenting blood donors at select locations in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C. in January will receive a coupon for a free pound of Dunkin’ Donuts coffee*
January 11, 2016
All those who give blood or platelets in January will receive a voucher for a pound of Dunkin’ Donuts coffee
October 27, 2015
Blood and platelet donors can save up to 15 minutes while helping save lives
October 12, 2015
Youth blood drive coordinators needed Dec. 15 through Jan. 15 BALTIMORE (October 12, 2015) – This winter high school and college students can help save lives and be eligible to win a scholarship of up to $2,500 by hosting an American Red Cross blood drive. Registration is now open through Nov...
October 5, 2015
Free medium sub offered to all who donate in October The American Red Cross and Firehouse Subs are teaming up this October to encourage the community to donate and help ensure blood and platelets are available for patients in need.
September 3, 2015
Donors needed to ensure a sufficient blood supply through the Labor Day weekend The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to end summer on a positive and potentially lifesaving note with a blood or platelet donation this Labor Day holiday.
September 2, 2015
The American Red Cross is partnering with 9/11 Day to offer individuals a chance to help others and commemorate the events of Sept. 11 by giving blood or platelets or volunteering their time with the Red Cross.