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American Red Cross Mobile App Can Increase Blood Donation

Donating blood saves lives and when the Red Cross is unable to receive donations, this affects the those in need significantly. An American Red Cross mobile application could resolve this issue. 198 more words

Event Changes - Third Annual CDH Awareness Blood Drive

Many of you may be wondering why there hasn’t been any information circulating about the Third Annual CDH Awareness Blood Drive. After all, the Holy Trinity Festival is on August 1-3, 2014. 187 more words


Double Delight, Double de-life

By: Megan Ball, Communications Intern

Joe and Jess have been donating blood through the American Red Cross together since 2008. It all started at a lunch, in which Joe walked-up to Jess and informed her they were donating blood together.   367 more words


American Red Cross facing blood shortage, needs donations

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – Facing a blood shortage, the American Red Cross is looking for donors of all blood types.

According to a news release from the organization, donations through the Red Cross are down about eight percent over the last 11 weeks. 100 more words

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For a long time, I’ve been a little shy about donating blood. It’s one of those things where they take your blood and then you feel a little woozy for some time afterwards while your body recovers. 415 more words

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Donate a pint to the Red Cross

NORWALK, Conn. (WTNH) — The summer months are the time of year when fewer people get out to give blood. Today in Norwalk blood drive volunteers are hoping a good turnout there will help. 192 more words


National Gay Blood Drive

I remember giving blood once at my old high school. Found out my blood type was A+. Sure, it’s not one of those more “needed” types like O- or AB, but it was nice to know the blood bank could use what I had to offer. 379 more words