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Greater Alleghenies Blood Services Region

 
July 5, 2016
  The American Red Cross has issued an emergency call for blood and platelets, urging all eligible donors to give now to replenish an extremely low summer blood supply.
June 7, 2016
The American Red Cross is partnering with Nexcare Bandages and supermodel Niki Taylor to urge eligible blood and platelet donorsto give this June in honor of World Blood Donor Day on June 14.
May 23, 2016
Donors can choose their day to help save lives during summer awareness campaign The American Red Cross urges blood and platelet donors to choose their day to give and help ensure blood is available for patients all summer long during its annual summer awareness campaign, sponsored by Suburban...
April 27, 2016
Red Cross urges blood and platelet donation in Recognition of Trauma Awareness Month May is Trauma Awareness Month and the American Red Cross urges eligible donors to give blood or platelets to help ensure lifesaving blood products are available for trauma patients and others with serious...
April 14, 2016
The Shenandoah Chapter of the Virginia Tech Alumni Association is hosting the 9th Annual Memorial Blood Drive on Saturday, April 16, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., to remember those impacted by the Virginia Tech shootings in 2007. The Shenandoah Chapter encourages anyone wanting to pay tribute to the 32 faculty...
April 14, 2016
Every two seconds a patient in the United States needs a blood transfusion. As the single largest supplier of blood products to hospitals in the U.S., the American Red Cross is seeking volunteer transportation specialists to help deliver lifesaving blood products to Pennsylvania hospitals for...
March 23, 2016
Deliver lifesaving blood products to patients in need Red Cross seeks volunteer transportation specialists Every two seconds a patient in the United States needs a blood transfusion. As the single largest supplier of blood products to hospitals in the U.S., the American Red Cross is seeking...
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 21, 2016
Discount registrations* offered at select blood drives this April BOALSBURG, Pa. (March 21, 2015) – The American Red Cross and Hardcore Mudd Run are teaming up this April to encourage the community to donate and help ensure blood is available for patients in need by offering discounted...
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.