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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
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September 9, 2014
 New Red Cross Blood Donor App offers features that make it simple, convenient and even more rewarding to give blood The American Red Cross is launching a first-of-its kind Blood Donor App today that puts the power to save lives in the palm of your hand. The Blood Donor App allows users to...