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April 6, 2016
DETROIT, Mich. —  The American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to give blood during National Volunteer Month this April and make a difference in the lives of patients in need.   More than 3 million generous people donated blood through the Red Cross last year. The Red Cross...
March 23, 2016
DETROIT, Mich. — The American Red Cross has a significant need for type O negative blood donors to donate blood for patients.   Type O negative blood can be transfused to patients with any blood type and is often used in emergency situations. While less than 7 percent of the U.S....
March 2, 2016
March is Red Cross Month and the American Red Cross honors those who donate blood and platelets, organize blood drives and volunteer in communities across the country. These everyday heroes are the face of the Red Cross and help save lives.  
November 27, 2015
This holiday season, the American Red Cross urges 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 loved ones.  
November 27, 2015
DETROIT, Mich. —   The American Red Cross needs donors of all blood types at a crucial time when donations tend to decline. Chevrolet dealership Buff Whelan has responded to the need by holding their annual winter blood drive on Friday, December 4 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.  
October 28, 2015
Blood and platelet donors can save up to 15 minutes while helping save lives DETROIT, Mich. — American Red Cross blood and platelet donors can now help save lives in less time by using the new Red Cross RapidPass online health history system.
October 27, 2015
Competition between schools generates thousands of blood donations   FINAL SCORE: Updated 11-27-2015 -  Michigan      = 2,170 -  Ohio State   = 2,529
October 12, 2015
Students can now sign up to host winter blood drives, become eligible for scholarships Samantha Wesley of Clarkston, Michigan, was awarded one of six $1,000 American Red Cross Leaders Save Lives program scholarships for hosting a successful Red Cross blood drive last summer.
September 3, 2015
Donors needed to ensure a sufficient blood supply through the Labor Day weekend The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to end summer on a positive and potentially lifesaving note with a blood or platelet donation this Labor Day holiday.
September 1, 2015
DETROIT, Mich. — Eligible donors are encouraged to roll up a sleeve and give in honor of all those who serve and sacrifice for our country at the annual Palace Blood Drive, Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015 from 7 a.m. to 6:45 p.m. at the Palace of Auburn Hills’ North Pavilion, 6 ...