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Greater Alleghenies Blood Services Region

May 20, 2015
Eligible donors can choose their day to help save lives during “100 days of summer. 100 days of hope.” campaign   JOHNSTOWN, Pa. (May 20, 2015) — The American Red Cross urges donors to choose their day to give hope to patients in need by donating blood or platelets during...
May 20, 2015
JOHNSTOWN, Pa. (May 14, 2015)— Individuals, businesses and organizations from 20 counties throughout the 100-county American Red Cross Blood Services, Greater Alleghenies Region, were honored today during the organization’s annual meeting at The Conference Center, University of...
March 10, 2015
Donors urgently needed after nearly 1,000 blood drives canceled since Feb. 1 Following round after round of snow, freezing rain and arctic cold in many parts of the country, the American Red Cross has an urgent need for eligible blood and platelet donors to give now to help restock its shelves.
January 2, 2015
January is National Blood Donor Month and this year, American Red Cross supporters have a new way to help save lives through blood and platelet donation with the Sleeves Up virtual blood drive.  
November 21, 2014
  Sorry, Nittany Lion fans...the Challenge Cup stays with Michigan State as the Spartans defeated Penn State in their 21st Blood Challenge: Final Score - through November 20, 2014 Michigan State - 1363
November 19, 2014
‘Fuel Your Community’ campaign supports the collection of thousands of blood donations in October   The first nationwide partnership and “Fuel Your Community” campaign between the American Red Cross and energy provider Suburban Propane in October helped collect...
October 1, 2014
Media Contact: Marianne Spampinato, External Communications Manager (814) 262-2813
October 1, 2014
Are you looking for a college scholarship? Are you looking for leadership experience? Want to make a big difference in your community? The American Red Cross may have the answer for you. The Red Cross is looking for student leaders to host winter blood drives when school is out of session. In...
October 1, 2014
October is Liver Awareness Month, and the American Red Cross is encouraging people to focus on liver health. Liver transplants are the second most frequent type of organ transplant, with more than 6,000 liver transplants performed annually in the U.S., according to the American Liver Foundation.
April 14, 2014
  Get rooted in the Red Cross this spring. Donate blood and platelets and become part of our ever growing family tree; you’ll join about 3.3 million blood donors nationwide in a lifesaving cause. All of our blood products come from our generous volunteers whose motivation stems from...