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Greater Alleghenies Blood Services Region

The resources on these pages provide current information for media professionals to share with their audiences. We invite members of the press to use this information or to contact our communications staff for additional statistics, commentary on current issues, or to arrange interviews with staff experts.

 

Additional Resources

  • National Media Resources Center
    Visit the American Red Cross National Media Resource Center for the latest press releases and other information to help share stories about the Red Cross mission.

  • Blood Facts and Statistics
    Facts about blood, the donation process, blood components, testing, the need for blood and the American Red Cross Blood Services

  • History of Blood Transfusion
    A pictorial timeline highlighting significant moments in the history of transfusion from the 1600s to the present

 

Media Contact

If you have questions or would like to schedule a media interview, please contact:

Steve Mavica, External Communications Manager
Greater Alleghenies Region
(410) 764-6386 (p) | (443) 962-2092 (c)

 


 

 

 

 

 
November 19, 2015
  Community remembers an amazing woman who lost cancer battle Blood donors can help save lives and remember Crystal Davis on Dec. 19 SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va., (Nov.19, 2015)—The American Red Cross is hosting a blood drive in memory of Crystal Davis.
November 18, 2015
  Community urged to support local teen at blood drive Blood donors can help save lives on Dec. 5 PORTSMOUTH, Ohio (Nov. 18, 2015)—The American Red Cross is hosting a blood drive in honor of a local teenager who is battling leukemia and chloroma. Garrett Houston is a 14-year-old high...
November 18, 2015
  Community urged to give something that means something in honor of local blood recipient Blood donors can help save lives on Dec. 14 ELIZABETH, W.Va., (Nov. 18, 2015)—The American Red Cross is hosting a blood drive in honor of a local blood recipient and graduate of Wirt High School.
November 13, 2015
    Special blood drive held in honor of Huntington firefighter Community encouraged to donate blood during a difficult time of year and honor a hero   HUNTINGTON, W. Va. (Nov. 13, 2015) — An American Red Cross blood drive will be held on Monday, Dec. 28 in honor of a...