Tag Archives: Red Cross

18Jul/17

Red Cross: Blood donation need dire – Auburn Citizen

Auburn CitizenRed Cross: Blood donation need direAuburn CitizenEarlier this month, the American Red Cross issued an emergency call to eligible blood donors to roll up their sleeves and give blood due to a critical blood shortage. In May and June, natio…

13Jul/17

Media orgs, private groups partner with Red Cross for blood donation – Rappler


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Media orgs, private groups partner with Red Cross for blood donation
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MANILA, Philippines – Staff from 62 organizations will be donating blood every year, as part of a newly signed deal with the Philippine Red Cross (PRC). These groups signed a memorandum of agreement (MOA) during the 2017 Blood Service Partners’ …
American Red Cross appeals for blood donationsEMS1.com
EDITORIAL Blood donations are vital nationwideObserver-Reporter
Blood donor becomes just the third person to roll up sleeves 700 times in support of Red Cross Blood ServiceHerald Sun
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12Jul/17

American Red Cross appeals for blood donations – EMS1.com


Greenville Daily Reflector
American Red Cross appeals for blood donations
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LEXINGTON, Ky. — A steady decline in blood donations over the last two months has led to “a critical blood shortage” for the American Red Cross, according to a spokesperson for the agency. According to local officials, Lexington, as of now, will not
Blood donors needed because supplies are lowGreenville Daily Reflector
Red Cross to hold blood donation opportunity July 18Wicked Local Easton
Blood donations encouraged as supply dwindlesThe Herald
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11Jul/17

Red Cross to hold blood donation opportunity July 18 – Wicked Local Easton

Red Cross to hold blood donation opportunity July 18
Wicked Local Easton
The American Red Cross will hold a blood donation opportunity from 2 to 7 p.m. July 18 at Holy Cross Church, 225 Purchase St. A blood donor card, driver’s license or two other forms of identification are required at check-in. Individuals 17 years of

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07Jul/17

Red Cross issues emergency call for blood donors – WBFO


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Red Cross issues emergency call for blood donors
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Summer vacation has contributed to a shortage of blood donations. The Red Cross recently reported that it is 61,000 units short of the blood donations required nationally, prompting the organization to issue an emergency call for eligible donors.
American Red Cross is facing blood shortage and urging donors to …News-Medical.net
Lack of blood donations reaches emergency statusBlair Enterprise Publishing
Blood shortage prompts emergency call for donorsThe Turlock Journal
U.S. News & World Report –The Daily Gazette –American Red Cross
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05Jul/17

Significant blood shortage causing Red Cross to make plea for donations – The Hutchinson News

Significant blood shortage causing Red Cross to make plea for donations
The Hutchinson News
“We need people to donate blood,” said Hale on Wednesday. “People are just not showing up. We don’t know if it is weather-related, summer.” She added 20 percent of blood donations come from college students, many of whom are on summer break, which …

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05Jul/17

Red Cross says emergency blood donations needed – Delaware First Media


Delaware First Media
Red Cross says emergency blood donations needed
Delaware First Media
Summer months are among the most challenging for blood donation centers with schools and colleges out for the summer and many regular donors taking vacation. “And we’re really trying to get the word out that while you may take a vacation, the need for …
Here’s how many Red Cross blood donations are needed for various surgeriesCleveland 19 News
Red Cross calling for blood donations in wake of shortageWJCL News
Red Cross falling far short of needed blood donationsWorcester Telegram
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