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Penn-Jersey Blood Services Region

March 22, 2010
Become a friend, a fan or a follower of the Red Cross by Facebook and Twitter. Thank you for your support of the life-saving mission of the American Red Cross.
March 8, 2010
With March proclaimed as Red Cross Month by President Barack Obama, the Penn-Jersey Blood Services Region would also like to recognize and thank blood donors and volunteers across the region whose efforts enable the Red Cross to provide blood and blood products to hospital patients both down the...
February 25, 2010
The American Red Cross and Harrah’s Resort Atlantic City teamed up on Wednesday, February 24, 2010 to host the 4th Annual Atlantic City Casino Blood Donor Campaign awards reception.  
February 23, 2010
As we settle into the New Year, we would like to take this time to thank each and every one of our very special volunteer blood donors that supported the American Red Cross blood program this holiday season. Because of your efforts between December 21, 2009 and January 10, 2010 more than 11,600...
February 23, 2010
As a result of the recent bad weather across the country, on the heels of the holiday season, the blood supply has drastically decreased. Specifically the type O negative and type B negative blood supply level has been severely impacted. As a loyal American Red Cross supporter and blood donor...
February 11, 2010
The American Red Cross is Asking Blood Donors to Respond Philadelphia – Wednesday’s blizzard-like conditions have impacted blood donations across the area served by the Penn-Jersey Region. The American Red Cross expected to see 1,300 donors on Wednesday, however due to inclement weather...
January 18, 2010
The Red Cross asks you to be the one to help save a life by donating blood.   The Brandywine Valley YMCA has teamed-up with the American Red Cross to collect 300 units of blood during the month of January by hosting five blood drives.    To make an appointment for any of The...
January 13, 2010
On Tuesday, January 12, a 7.3 magnitude earthquake struck Haiti causing catastrophic damage and loss of life. The American Red Cross is responding to this tragic event with financial assistance. At this time, no specific request has been made by the Haitian government for the Red Cross to...
December 11, 2009
The American Red Cross Penn-Jersey Blood Services Region is pleased to announce an essay competition and scholarship award focused on increasing awareness of the need for blood donors to support the blood transfusions needs of patients living with Sickle Cell Disease.