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Southern Blood Services Region

 
June 9, 2010
ALBANY, Ga. – In the summer, a baseball coach balances his busy work schedule while still making time to donate blood after the big game. A physical therapist works to better patient lives every day and helps save them by donating blood every eight weeks. What many don’t realize is that...
June 9, 2010
The supply of type O negative blood at the American Red Cross has dropped to critically low levels. If you are a type O negative donor you can make the difference between an adequate blood supply and a summer shortage. Type O negative blood is always in high demand because it can be transfused to...
June 4, 2010
ATLANTA – The American Red Cross is putting out a special call to Hispanic Americans to donate blood this summer, starting with the World Blood Donor Day blood drive on June 14, 2010. The blood drive, sponsored by the Latin American Association and Univision Atlanta, will be held at the Latin...
June 3, 2010
      Be a part of an international event! Present to donate blood with the American Red Cross on World Blood Donor Day, Monday, June 14th, 2010, and join others around the world in our mission to ensure that a safe and adequate supply of blood and blood products is...
June 3, 2010
MACON, Ga. – The American Red Cross and 13WMAZ have partnered for the “Everyday Heroes Blood Drive,” telling individuals that no matter what your occupation, you could be a hero to someone this summer by giving blood. The blood drive will be held at the following locations on July...
April 23, 2010
ATHENS, Ga. - On Monday, April 5, 2010, students and supporters gathered at the University of Georgia football practice field in Athens in hopes of breaking the world record for the most people, wearing red, in the shape of a blood drop.
April 2, 2010
Presenting Donors May Enter A Drawing To Win A Cruise For Two
April 2, 2010
ATHENS, Ga. - On Monday, April 5, 2010, the American Red Cross Southern Blood Services Region will attempt to break the world record of having the most people, wearing red, in the shape of a blood drop by forming “The Bulldog Nation Blood Drop.” The current record stands at 800...