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Northern California Blood Services Region

 
June 25, 2012
The American Red Cross blood supply has reached emergency levels with 50,000 fewer donations than expected in June. This shortfall leaves the Red Cross with half the readily available blood products on hand now than this time last year. The Red Cross is calling on all eligible blood donors –...
June 18, 2012
It’s been more than 3½ years since Korrine Croghan lost her battle with cancer at the age of 14, but her positive attitude and passion for life continues to shine through Team KC and the blood drives the group sponsors with the American Red Cross each year.
June 18, 2012
The American Red Cross Northern California Blood Services Region will begin using an automated blood collection system – called ALYX – at its Newark Blood Donation Center on June 20, 2012.
June 11, 2012
The community blood supply has dropped to critically low levels for blood types O positive, O negative, B negative and A negative. The Red Cross calls on eligible blood donors to schedule and keep a blood donation appointment as soon as a convenient location and time are available.  
June 8, 2012
In 2012 alone, nearly 6 million people across America may require a blood transfusion. With no substitute for human blood, those in need rely on the kindness of donors. Through their generous actions, these blood donors prove how one person can make a difference in the lives of many, as one...
June 5, 2012
The American Red Cross is a volunteer-based organization committed to helping people in need, in our communities and across the nation. Blood drive sponsors help recruit volunteer blood donors to ensure that blood is available whenever and where ever it's needed. Please join us in welcoming...
June 5, 2012
Congratulations to these American Red Cross blood drive sponsors who met or exceeded their blood collection goals. Your efforts help ensure a safe and stable blood supply for patients in need.
May 22, 2012
There is nothing like a message from home to let a soldier, sailor, marine or airman know that he or she is supported and their service is appreciated. While Memorial Day is a day of remembrance for those who have died in our nation’s service, the American Red Cross will have notecards...
May 7, 2012
The American Red Cross is a volunteer-based organization committed to helping people in need, in our communities and across the nation. Blood drive sponsors help recruit volunteer blood donors to ensure that blood is available whenever and where ever it's needed. Please join us in welcoming...
May 7, 2012
Congratulations to these American Red Cross blood drive sponsors who met or exceeded their blood collection goals. Your efforts help ensure a safe and stable blood supply for patients in need.