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Pacific Northwest Blood Services Region

June 22, 2015
On July 17 and 18, the Longview community is invited to honor Ronan Thompson by giving blood at a two-day American Red Cross blood drive in his memory.
June 9, 2015
The American Red Cross is hosting its annual Celebrate Freedom Blood Drive on a special day this year – Friday, July 3. As a “thank you” to those willing to roll up a sleeve so close to the holiday, the event will feature a variety of Fourth of July-themed giveaways.  
June 9, 2015
The American Red Cross announces the 10th annual Charles Drew Blood Drive will be held on June 20 from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Portland Blood Donation Center, 3131 N. Vancouver Ave.
May 28, 2015
KGON and the American Red Cross are encouraging residents in the Portland, Salem and Vancouver areas to roll up a sleeve and donate blood at the annual All Rockers Bleed Blood Drive.
May 28, 2015
Z100, the American Red Cross and shopping malls in and around Portland are proud to sponsor the annual Mall Summer Blood Drive Challenge.
May 27, 2015
The American Red Cross urges donors to choose their day to give hope to patients in need by donating blood or platelets during the “100 days of summer. 100 days of hope.” campaign, officially sponsored by Suburban Propane.  
April 16, 2015
Oregon State University will host its third American Red Cross blood drive of the school year from May 11 through May 15 – giving students, faculty and staff another opportunity to help support patients in need.
March 10, 2015
Following round after round of snow, freezing rain and arctic cold in many parts of the country, the American Red Cross has an urgent need for eligible blood and platelet donors to give now to help restock its shelves.
February 18, 2015
In honor of Red Cross Month in March, the American Red Cross encourages people to uncover their inner hero and donate blood or platelets, volunteer their time or sign up to organize a blood drive.
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.