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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:

Rodney Wilson, Communications Manager 
Indiana-Ohio Blood Services Region
(614) 253-2740, ext. 2347
CentralOhioComm@redcross.org
 

 

 
 
 
December 6, 2016
The community is invited to give blood in honor of Cameron Patrick at a special American Red Cross blood drive on Tuesday, Dec. 20, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Lima Memorial Hospital.
December 5, 2016
It can’t be wrapped or placed under a tree, but the perfect gift can help save patient lives this holiday season. The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to give the lifesaving gift of a blood donation in December, a time when donations decline but the needs of patients remain steady....
November 22, 2016
The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to give the perfect gift this holiday season – a lifesaving blood or platelet donation. By rolling up a sleeve, donors can help ensure patients continue to receive treatment throughout the holiday season.   Busy holiday schedules and travel...
November 10, 2016
WATERLOO, Ind. — The community is invited to give blood in honor of Brady Prosser at a special American Red Cross blood drive on Wednesday, Nov. 23, from noon to 6 p.m. at DeKalb Middle School in Waterloo.
November 9, 2016
DENVER, Ind. — The community is invited to give blood in honor of Ryley Working at a special American Red Cross blood drive on Wednesday, Nov. 30, from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at North Miami High School in Denver.
November 9, 2016
The community is invited to give blood in honor of Megan Yoder at a special American Red Cross blood drive on Monday, Nov. 14, from 7:30 a.m. to noon at the Sycamore School in Indianapolis.
November 9, 2016
Come donate and be entered into a daily drawing for a $50 gift card and a 7–10 lb turkey   FORT WAYNE, IN  — While holiday plans may take many regular blood donors out of town and off their normal schedules, the Red Cross and Kroger are encouraging infrequent or first-time...
October 21, 2016
The community is invited to give blood in honor of Brooklyn Weyls at a special American Red Cross blood drive on Saturday, Nov. 5, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Emmanuel United Methodist Church in Noblesville.
October 20, 2016
The community is invited to give blood in honor of Ally Bea Roessner at a special American Red Cross blood drive on Thursday, Nov. 3, from 1 to 7 p.m. at Fort Recovery Elementary and Middle School.
October 13, 2016
MONTICELLO, Ind. — The community is invited to give blood in honor of Isaiah Ancil at a special American Red Cross “Strength for Isaiah” blood drive on Sunday, Oct. 23, from noon to 5:30 p.m. at BJ Wingers in Monticello.