Calling all American Red Cross enthusiasts...the new “Proud Supporter of the American Red Cross” Ohio license plate is here!

November 23, 2010

Over the years many American Red Cross supporters have asked for it, and now it’s here! We’re proud to announce that working in cooperation with our state officials, we have been able to make this request a reality. Imagine how powerful it will be for us to drive home awareness of the American Red Cross everywhere we go with the new “Proud Supporter of the American Red Cross” Ohio license plate!

As one of the nation’s leading humanitarian organizations, the mission of the American Red Cross is to provide relief to victims of disaster and help people prevent, prepare for, and respond to emergencies. But we can’t do it without your support.

You can make a difference in people’s lives and show your Red Cross pride by purchasing the “Proud Supporter of the American Red Cross” license plate. In addition to basic registration, this specialty license plate costs an additional $35; with $25 being credited to your American Red Cross to help with statewide disaster readiness and response.

These specialty license plates will be available for purchase beginning November 22, 2010 through the Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles at any Deputy Registrar's office, online at OPlates.comor by calling 1-800-589-8247.

Thank you for being a continued “driving force” for the wellbeing of your family, neighbors and friends in our community and across Ohio!