Greater Chesapeake & Potomac Region

September 21, 2010
The Greater Chesapeake and Potomac Blood Services Region of the American Red Cross announces it's 2010 Annual Meeting. The meeting will be held on Thursday, September 23, 2010 at 4700 Mt. Hope Drive, Baltimore, MD from 12 noon to 2:00 p.m. The Region's blood drive sponsors and supporters...
September 15, 2010
"Blue Tag" Program Aims to Increase Availability of Blood for Sickle Cell Patients
August 30, 2010
Redskins Blood Drives Will Offer Fans Chance for Tickets to Home Games
August 19, 2010
During the summer, many blood donors are busy with friends, family and summer activities and may overlook donating blood. Severe heat can also keep some blood donors from giving the gift of life.
July 12, 2010
In the spirit of people helping people that embodies Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, the show is partnering with the American Red Cross, Greater Chesapeake and Potomac (GC&P) Region to host a blood drive in conjunction with their building for Boys Hope Girls Hope in Baltimore.  The blood...
June 28, 2010
Christopher Gipson Encouraged Others to Give, While Battling Disease
June 9, 2010
The supply of type O negative blood at the American Red Cross has dropped to critical levels. If you are a type O negative donor you can make the difference between an adequate blood supply and a summer shortage. Type O negative blood is always in high demand because it can be transfused to...
May 28, 2010
With the Memorial Day weekend and the beginning of summer approaching, the supply of type O negative blood at the American Red Cross has dropped significantly. A decline in blood donations is typical during the summer as donors become busy with seasonal activities and overlook donating blood....
May 26, 2010
In the summer, a baseball coach balances his busy work schedule while still making time to donate blood after the big game. A physical therapist works to better patient lives every day and helps save them by donating blood every eight weeks. What many don’t realize is that during the busy...