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The resources on these pages provide current information for media professionals to share with their audiences. We invite members of the press to use this information or to contact our communications staff for additional statistics, commentary on current issues, or to arrange interviews with staff experts.

 

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

 

Media Contact

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

Christy Sabaka, External Communications Manager 
Northern Ohio Blood Services Region
(216) 361-7523 (p) (216) 308-8348 (c)
christina.sabaka@redcross.org 

 

 

 

 
January 22, 2015
The American Red Cross will hold its 17th annual “Give From the Heart” blood drive at Executive Caterers at Landerhaven on Tuesday, February 10 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.  Executive Caterers is located at 6111 Landerhaven Drive in Mayfield Heights, OH 44124. 
January 7, 2015
January is National Blood Donor Month and this year, American Red Cross supporters have a new way to help save lives through blood and platelet donation with SleevesUp virtual blood drives.
December 12, 2014
The American Red Cross is asking individuals to give something meaningful this holiday season – a blood or platelet donation – and help ensure a sufficient blood supply for patients this holiday season. The Red Cross invites the community to take a break from the hustle and bustle of...
December 9, 2014
The American Red Cross and Trans-Siberian Orchestra (TSO) will offer blood donors the opportunity to enjoy the upcoming TSO concert for free on January 2, 2015. Those who come to give blood on Monday, December 22, 2014 at Stambaugh Auditorium from 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. can enter to win one of 50...
December 8, 2014
The American Red Cross is asking individuals to give something meaningful this holiday season – a blood or platelet donation – and help ensure a sufficient blood supply for patients this holiday season.
November 13, 2014
CLEVELAND, Ohio – The first nationwide partnership and “Fuel Your Community” campaign between the American Red Cross and energy provider Suburban Propane in October helped collect thousands of lifesaving blood and platelet donations for patients at approximately 2,600...
September 30, 2014
CLEVELAND, Ohio – During October, Suburban Propane is joining the American Red Cross to raise awareness of the constant need for blood and platelet donations with the first nationwide “Fuel Your Community” campaign. All presenting blood and platelet donors at Red Cross blood...