Southern Blood Services Region

The American Red Cross Southern 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:

 

 

Kristen Stancil
Program Manager, Communications
Southern Blood Services Region
9851 Commerce Way
Douglasville, GA 30135
(770) 852-4040 (p)
(678) 614-3643 (c)
(770) 949-7174 (f)

 

 
August 27, 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 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. Through the end of July, the Red Cross saw an increase of approximately 7.5 percent in the number of donors coming to give blood,...
August 11, 2014
The fifth annual Atlanta Falcons “Rise Up & Give Blood” summer blood drive will be held on Monday, Aug. 18 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at The Georgia Dome.
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. Donations through the Red Cross are down approximately 8 percent over the last 11 weeks, resulting in about 80,000 fewer donations than expected. The...
June 30, 2014
The American Red Cross asks blood and platelet donors to help prevent a summer shortage by making an appointment to roll up a sleeve around the Independence Day holiday. With blood and platelet donation appointments currently lower than what is needed to maintain a sufficient blood supply, donors...
June 13, 2014
The American Red Cross has two special reasons to celebrate at Turner Field on June 28, 2014.
June 9, 2014
The American Red Cross, in partnership with Nexcare Bandages and supermodel Niki Taylor, will celebrate World Blood Donor Day on June 14 with the sixth annual Nexcare give program. The Red Cross encourages all eligible blood donors to give, especially those with types O negative, B negative...
May 22, 2014
The American Red Cross kicks off its “100 Days of Summer. 100 Days of Hope.” campaign on May 24, reminding blood donors that they can give hope to patients by rolling up a sleeve.
May 14, 2014
The American Red Cross and the Deen Team are teaming up to help save lives.