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South Carolina Blood Services Region

The American Red Cross South Carolina Blood Services Region depends on news media to help us ensure blood is available whenever someone sick or badly injured needs it. If you are a member of the media and need further assistance to make your story happen, please contact the Communications/Public Relations Department:

Krystal Overmyer
Communications Manager
803-251-6034 (p)
803-446-7743 (c)
803-251-6073 (f)

 
December 17, 2014
CHARLESTON, S.C. — On Christmas Eve, blood donors in the Charleston area have the opportunity to give possibly the most important gift – that of helping to save a life.
December 17, 2014
This holiday season, the American Red Cross is asking eligible donors to help hospital patients by giving one last gift – a blood or platelet donation. It’s a gift that doesn’t cost a thing and can help save lives.
December 15, 2014
CHARLESTON, S.C. —This holiday season, Charleston-area residents can give something that means something by giving blood. The American Red Cross is teaming up with Count on 2 News and Y102.5 for “The Perfect Gift” blood drive from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 30 in Mount...
December 9, 2014
  DARLINGTON, S.C. — This holiday season, the American Red Cross and Darlington Raceway encourage race fans to give a meaningful gift to patients in need by donating blood at the second annual Darlington Raceway holiday blood drive. The event is 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 18 at...
December 2, 2014
In this season of giving, the American Red Cross and WPDE News Channel 15 encourage you to “Give Something that Means Something” by donating blood 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 10 in Florence and Myrtle Beach. The holidays bring families and friends together to share in...
December 2, 2014
he American Red Cross is looking for volunteers throughout South Carolina to help ensure lifesaving blood products are available when patients need them. Volunteers in the South Carolina Blood Services Region are needed to serve in a variety of roles. Donor ambassadors are needed to welcome and...
November 24, 2014
COLUMBIA, S.C. — This holiday season, the American Red Cross encourages individuals to give something that means something – a blood or platelet donation. This simple, potentially lifesaving act can give patients in need another holiday season with family and friends.
November 22, 2014
  COLUMBIA, S.C.— The University of South Carolina and Clemson University wrapped up their 30th annual blood drive today, resulting in the seventh consecutive win for USC. Carolina now holds a 16-14 lead in the annual competition with Clemson. The 2014 Carolina-Clemson Blood Drive took...
November 10, 2014
News Release Media contacts: Krystal Overmyer, 803-251-6034, @scredcrossblood redcrossblood.org   Donors invited to show Gamecock or Tiger pride by giving blood Donate a pint of blood and cast your vote for Carolina or Clemson   SUMTER, S.C. (Nov. 10, 2014) — Whether your blood runs...
November 10, 2014
News Release   Media contacts: Krystal Overmyer, 803-251-6034, @scredcrossblood              redcrossblood.org   Carolina, Clemson fans face off for a cause at 12th annual blood drive Roll up a sleeve at Red Cross...