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Southern Blood Services Region

 
October 1, 2013
The American Red Cross is excited to announce the expansion of our partnership with Suburban Propane. Over the past two years, Suburban Propane has provided promotion, volunteers and blood drive sponsorship across the Northeast and will now be expanding their support to more than 20 states.
September 13, 2013
The American Red Cross is encouraging donors to look and feel their best by giving the gift of life during the “Saving Lives Never Looked So Good” promotion. Present to donate blood or platelets September 12 through November 30, 2013, and be entered to win one of three $1,000 gift cards...
September 3, 2013
Georgia State University and the University of Georgia are asking students, alumni, staff and fans to help save lives.  The schools are facing off for the third annual American Red Cross GSU vs UGA Blood Drive Challenge.  The University of Georgia will hold a blood drive on Wednesday...
August 26, 2013
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, all presenting blood and platelet donors at participating Red Cross blood drives and blood donation centers will receive a coupon* for a free...
August 20, 2013
With the arrival of Labor Day and the unofficial end to summer, the American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to roll up a sleeve and give blood or platelets to help ensure sufficient supplies over the holiday weekend. Those who present to donate between Aug. 26 and Sept. 9 could win one of...
August 13, 2013
“Rise Up & Give Blood” with the Atlanta Falcons and the American Red Cross on Monday, August 19, 2013.  A blood drive will be held at the Georgia Dome from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Free parking will be available in the silver and orange lots. All presenting donors will receive...
July 24, 2013
While thousands of people have responded to the recent emergency call for blood and platelet donations from the American Red Cross, there remains an urgent need for platelet donors, as well as donors with types O negative, B negative and A negative blood. Right now blood products are being...
July 9, 2013
The American Red Cross issued an emergency request for platelet and blood donors of all blood types to roll up a sleeve and give because fewer donations than expected were received in June and the first week of July. “We are counting on generous volunteer blood and platelet donors to step up...
June 20, 2013
The American Red Cross, together with Pacific Rim, encourage all eligible blood donors to celebrate the release of this summer’s much-anticipated sci-fi action adventure Pacific Rim by boosting the blood supply. From May 24 through July 31, all presenting blood donors are encouraged to visit...
June 10, 2013
The American Red Cross, in partnership with Nexcare Bandages and actress Soleil Moon Frye, announces the fifth annual Nexcare give program to celebrate World Blood Donor Day on June 14. This nationwide program will raise awareness about the importance of year-round blood dona