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Current News & Promotions for Greater Alleghenies Blood Services Region

Promotions

Pennsylvania blood drive held in memory of Thomas Skupaka.
Honor the life of Johnda Barker by donating lifesaving blood.
Celebrate Aanya and Kavya Kancharla's first birthday by giving blood in their honor.
Help the Red Cross meet the need for blood by giving in honor of 5-month-old Liliana
Give blood before May 14 and you'll be eligible to win.

News

April 25, 2017
More than 100 donors gave blood at the 10th Annual Virginia Tech Memorial Drive  WINCHESTER, Va. – Hosted by the American Red Cross and the Shenandoah Chapter of the Virginia Tech Alumni Association, the 10th Annual Virginia Tech Memorial drive saw dozens of donors and collected a total...
April 20, 2017
Red Cross urges blood and platelet donation during Trauma Awareness Month (April 20, 2017) — During Trauma Awareness Month in May, the American Red Cross urges eligible donors to help ensure lifesaving blood is available for patients with traumatic injuries and other serious medical...
April 6, 2017
The Greater Alleghenies Blood Services Region honors Volunteer of the Month Doris Costello BALTIMORE, Md. (April 4, 2017) - April is National Volunteer Month. The Red Cross celebrates by honoring its volunteers, including Doris Costello.  Doris is the Greater Alleghenies Blood Services...
April 4, 2017
Give blood in memory of those impacted by the 2007 Virginia Tech shootings WINCHESTER, Va. (April 4, 2017) — The Shenandoah Chapter of the Virginia Tech Alumni Association is hosting the 10th Annual Virginia Tech Memorial Blood Drive on Friday, April 14, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. to remember the...
April 3, 2017
Eligible blood donors of all blood types are encouraged to give blood through the American Red Cross this spring to help ensure a sufficient supply for hospital patients.   Donated blood is perishable and must constantly be replenished to keep up with hospital patient need. Red blood cells are...