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Northern California Blood Services Region

 
August 24, 2016
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.  
July 28, 2016
Donors needed to give blood to help address significant shortage OAKLAND, Calif. (July 26, 2016) — The Vallejo and surrounding Oakland communities are encouraged to help save lives by donating blood in honor of 17-year-old blood recipient Tyra Watkins on Aug. 6 from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at...
July 26, 2016
(July 25, 2016) — While thousands of people from across the country responded to the emergency request for blood and platelet donations issued by the American Red Cross in early July, a critical blood shortage remains. The Red Cross urges eligible donors to give now to help ensure blood is...
July 20, 2016
American Red Cross partners with Music Saves Lives to offer free VIP Access Passes to the Vans Warped Tour (July 20, 2016) — The American Red Cross and Music Saves Lives are working to increase blood donations this summer by offering free access passes to the Music Saves Lives VIP area at the...
July 18, 2016
(July 18, 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 30, 2016
Northern California Blood Services Region’s largest blood collection effort kicks off this July OAKLAND, Calif. (July 4, 2016) — The American Red Cross announces the sixth annual Interfaith Community Blood Drive, the largest, single blood collection effort in the history of the...
June 7, 2016
The American Red Cross is partnering with Nexcare Bandages and supermodel Niki Taylor to urge eligible blood and platelet donors to give this June in honor of World Blood Donor Day on June 14.
May 25, 2016
Donors can choose their day to help save lives during summer awareness campaign (May 23, 2016) — 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,...
May 19, 2016
Community encouraged to give blood in honor of ‘Super Sage’ and ‘Yellow Ribbon Ruby’ BENICIA, Calif. (May 19, 2016) — The American Red Cross and Benicia Middle School are in search of everyday heroes to honor second grader Sage “Super Sage” Nelson and...
April 26, 2016
Red Cross urges blood and platelet donation in recognition of Trauma Awareness Month PORTLAND, Ore. (April 26, 2016) — 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...