Northern California Blood Services Region

Media Contact

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

Sara O'Brien
Communications Program Manager,
Field Marketing
American Red Cross Blood Services
6230 Claremont Avenue
Oakland, CA  94618
(510) 594-5205 (p) | (510) 821-1200 (c)
(510) 601-7954 (f)

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 1600's to the present
 
July 17, 2014
  Blood drive to honor memory of Benicia resident All blood types needed – especially O positive, O negative, B negative and A negative   OAKLAND, Ca (July 17, 2014) —Family and friends of Maxwell “Max” Taylor will gather together to hold a blood drive in his...
June 20, 2014
Interfaith Community Supports Red Cross Blood Services  
April 7, 2014
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...
April 7, 2014
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.
March 6, 2014
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...
March 6, 2014
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.
February 6, 2014
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...
February 6, 2014
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.