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Indiana-Ohio

The resources on these pages provide current information for media professionals to share with their audiences. We invite members of the press to use this information or to contact our communications staff for additional statistics, commentary on current issues, or to arrange interviews with staff experts.

 

Additional Resources

  • National Media Resources Center
    Visit the American Red Cross National Media Resource Center for the latest press releases and other information to help share stories about the Red Cross mission.

  • Blood Facts and Statistics
    Facts about blood, the donation process, blood components, testing, the need for blood and the American Red Cross Blood Services

  • History of Blood Transfusion
    A pictorial timeline highlighting significant moments in the history of transfusion from the 1600s to the present

 

Media Contact

If you have questions or would like to schedule a media interview, please contact:

Rodney Wilson, Communications Manager 
Indiana-Ohio Blood Services Region
(614) 203-1891
CentralOhioComm@redcross.org
 

 

 
 
 
December 4, 2017
The best gifts can’t be bought in a store. The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to give more life by giving blood this December.   Alison Wissen knows the power of blood donations. She received 22 units of blood products after experiencing complications during childbirth. “...
November 20, 2017
The holidays are known for the giving spirit and a hectic pace. This holiday season, the American Red Cross is sharing three ways to give the gift of life in less time.   At this time of year many regular blood and platelet donors delay giving due to busy schedules – but the need for...
November 9, 2017
Victoria Tippmann of New Haven helped save lives by hosting an American Red Cross blood drive this summer and earned a $2,500 scholarship as a result of her lifesaving efforts.  
November 1, 2017
The American Red Cross encourages people to share their good health this holiday season by donating blood for patients in need.  
October 30, 2017
  The community is invited to give blood in honor of Halle Guilliam at a special American Red Cross blood drive held in her name Saturday, Nov. 11, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Fall Creek Elementary School in Fishers.  
October 30, 2017
The community is invited to give blood in honor of Jax John Thacker at a special American Red Cross blood drive held in his name Saturday, Nov. 11, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Leo United Methodist Church.  
October 27, 2017
  The community is invited to give blood in honor of cousins, Kylie Strietelmeier and Brandon Dove, at a special “Cousins Crushing Cancer” American Red Cross blood drive Wednesday, Nov. 8, from 3 to 8 p.m. at Paul Hadley Middle School Library.  
October 19, 2017
With the busy holiday season approaching, the American Red Cross encourages donors to give blood now to help ensure a sufficient supply for patients this winter.   Between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day, many regular donors delay giving due to holiday activities and travel. This often...
October 11, 2017
  The community is invited to give blood in memory of Dan Dunham at a special American Red Cross blood drive held in his name Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2 to 7 p.m. at Main Street Wesleyan Church in Jonesboro.  
October 11, 2017
  4th Red Cross blood drive held in honor of DeKalb Middle School student Brady Prosser