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Pacific Northwest Blood Services Region

Media Contact

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

Jared Schultzman, Communications Manager
Pacific Northwest Blood Services Region
3131 N. Vancouver Ave.
Portland, OR 97227
(503) 528-5731 (p) l (503) 407-3642 (c)
jared.schultzman@redcross.org

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  • 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
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  • History of Blood Transfusion
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October 27, 2014
For the 13th consecutive year, Oregon State University and the University of Oregon alumni associations – in conjunction with the American Red Cross and Lane Blood Center – are sponsoring the Civil War Blood Drive. The three-week blood drive campaign is designed to unite students,...
October 1, 2014
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 drives and donation centers...
September 24, 2014
For the second consecutive year, the American Red Cross issued a challenge to cities in Oregon: Sponsor a blood drive and help maintain the community blood supply at a time when blood donations tend to decrease.
September 12, 2014
The Northwest Oregon Labor Council has been sponsoring blood drives with the American Red Cross for nearly 15 years.
September 8, 2014
The American Red Cross is launching a first-of-its kind Blood Donor App today that puts the power to save lives in the palm of your hand.
September 2, 2014
To commemorate September as National Sickle Cell Awareness Month Morning Star Baptist Church and the American Red Cross are working together to host the Charles Drew Blood Drive on Sept. 13.The drive will serve to provide blood for patients in need and educate the community about the importance of...
August 25, 2014
The American Red Cross and Sport Clips Haircuts are teaming up to show that “Saving Lives Never Looked So Good.” During the month of September, those who come to give blood or platelets at participating Red Cross blood drives and blood donation centers will receive a coupon for a free...
August 11, 2014
The annual collaboration between the American Red Cross, KGON and local blood donors again resulted in help and hope for patients in need.
August 11, 2014
The American Red Cross continues to have an urgent need for blood and platelet donations, even as thousands of people answered the urgent call to donate last month.
July 22, 2014
The American Red Cross is facing a looming blood shortage, leading to an urgent need for donors of all blood types to roll up a sleeve and give.