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Northern Ohio

December 19, 2016
As freezing temperatures and harsh weather grip much of the nation, the American Red Cross urges eligible donors to make an appointment to give blood or platelets to help meet the constant need for blood this winter.  
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...
October 17, 2016
The American Red Cross has an emergency need for eligible donors in the Cleveland area to make an appointment now to give platelets to ensure critical patient needs are met. Platelets, the clotting portion of blood primarily given to cancer patients during treatment, must be transfused within five...
September 21, 2016
iHeartMedia Cleveland is partnering with the American Red Cross to ensure local hospital patients have the lifesaving blood products they need. The company will host their annual blood drive Wednesday, Sept. 28 from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at 6200 Oak Tree Blvd. in Independence.
July 28, 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 available throughout the...
July 5, 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 22, 2016
Join the American Red Cross, the city of Cuyahoga Falls and Cleveland Clinic Akron General for the 5th annual Christmas in July blood drive. The event will take place Friday, July 1 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Cuyahoga Falls Natatorium located at 2345 Fourth St. in Cuyahoga Falls.   All who...
June 22, 2016
Join Cuyahoga Valley Church, Moody Radio in Cleveland 103.3 FM and the American Red Cross for a special summer blood drive Tuesday, June 28 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. The event will be held at Cuyahoga Valley Church, located at 5055 East Wallings Road, at the northeast corner of I-77 and Wallings Road.
June 6, 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.