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May 24, 2012
Watch this message from active duty supporters of the American Red Cross blood program:
April 26, 2012
Tuesday, April 26, 2012 CLEVELAND, OH — Vampire Barnabas Collins may be condemned to the shadows for eternity, but the American Red Cross and the gothic comedy film “Dark Shadows” are teaming up to bring to light the constant need for blood. Before “Dark Shadows”...
April 26, 2012
Cleveland, OH, April 26, 2012 – The American Red Cross today announced it had reached agreement with several more labor unions across the country, increasing the number of settlements to 20 since last July.
February 10, 2012
American Red Cross Exasperated by Union’s Move to Strike Labor Action Causes Cancellation of Region’s Largest Drive Cleveland, OH – The Northern Ohio Blood Services Region of the American Red Cross announced today that the annual blood drive scheduled for February 14 at...
February 3, 2012
Teamsters Local #507 Plans Strike Against American Red Cross Cleveland, OH, February 1, 2012 – The American Red Cross Northern Ohio Blood Services Region today received a 10-day Notice of Intent to Strike by Teamsters Local #507 union representatives. According to the notice, 250 members of...
October 14, 2011
Blood and platelet donors needed as soon as possible Here and now, the Northern Ohio Blood Services Region of the American Red Cross needs 900 units of blood each and every day.  However, not nearly enough people are giving blood.  Local supplies are insufficient to meet the needs of our...
June 24, 2011
  Local Red Cross Launches Urgent Appeal for Blood Donors Critically Low Blood Supplies Despite the ongoing efforts to call and e-mail blood donors, the local Red Cross is unable to meet many blood orders for local hospitals in the timeliest manner. Due to the low supplies some orders,...
June 9, 2011
  Summer is here and the supply of type O negative blood at the American Red Cross has dropped significantly.  
May 27, 2011
Public encouraged to make summer donations   Summer means sun, fun and sometimes, a drop in blood donations. That’s because school’s out, and donors who regularly give through the academic year might wait until fall before donating blood again.