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Greater Chesapeake & Potomac Region

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.
August 20, 2015
"Saving Lives Never Looked So Good” campaign planned to encourage September donations The American Red Cross and Sport Clips Haircuts are teaming up to offer a free haircut coupon to those who come out to donate blood or platelets during September.
August 4, 2015
Type O negative, B negative, A negative blood donors asked to restock shelves
July 24, 2015
All participants receive a voucher for an Orioles home game The American Red Cross and the Cal Ripken Youth Baseball Division are teaming up for a third year in a row to host the Red Cross Day Blood Drive at the Cal Ripken World Series in Aberdeen, MD on Saturday, August 1, from 8:30 am to 3:30 pm.
June 29, 2015
More than 40 percent of regular donors may be traveling and unavailable to give The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to make an appointment now to give blood or platelets and help prevent a summer shortage.
June 9, 2015
Drive to be held during annual Continental Congress June 22-26, 2015 In celebration of 125 years of service to America, the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) is partnering with the American Red Cross to sponsor a Summer of Hope blood drive for the general public at...
June 8, 2015
Limited-edition Nexcare give bandage available now through June 14 The American Red Cross, in partnership with Nexcare Bandages and supermodel Niki Taylor, will celebrate World Blood Donor Day on June 14 with the seventh annual Nexcare give program. All eligible donors are urged to roll up a...