American Red Cross Recognizes Atlantic City Hotel and Casino Efforts for 2010 Blood Donor Campaign

April 1, 2011

The American Red Cross and Harrah’s Atlantic City teamed up on Wednesday, February 23, 2011 to host the 5th Annual Atlantic City Casino Blood Donor Campaign awards reception.

The event honored and recognized the life-saving efforts by casinos throughout Atlantic City during the 2010 Atlantic City Casino Blood Donor Campaign.

In 2010 Atlantic City Casino blood donors contributed more than 4,100 units of blood.  This included 454 first time blood donors and 2,214 Type “O” donors.  This translated to approximately 12,400 potential lives that have been saved this year alone by the casinos' efforts.

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Highest Total Units Collected
Taj Mahal

Highest Percent Increase of Units Collected
Bally’s Atlantic City

Highest Participation Rate
Trump Plaza

Highest Percent of Group “O” Donors
Bally’s Atlantic City

Highest Percent First-Time Donors
Showboat Atlantic City

Highest Double Red Cell Donations
Trump Taj Mahal

Highest Percent of Diversity Donations
Bally’s Atlantic City

Volunteer Service Award
Trump Plaza

Chairperson of the Year
Virginia Nikolaidis
Trump Taj Mahal