Hurricane Irene Impacts Blood Supply

The American Red Cross is moving blood products to the areas most likely to be affected by Hurricane Irene so that these products will be available during and after the […]

Pint for Pint Ice Cream Blood Drives!

The Red Cross and Ben & Jerry’s team up for a cool deal! All American Red Cross blood and platelet donors in Washington and Oregon who make a donation appointment […]

Make an Arrangement to Help Save Lives

The Red Cross and Edible Arrangements®, the pioneer and leader in artistically designed fresh fruit displays and chocolate dipped fruit, are partnering during the month of August to “Make an […]

Time To Drink And Donate!

Let’s talk drinking and donating for a minute. Here’s a simple chart: Water + Donating Blood = Good Alcohol + Donating Blood = Bad Soda + Donating Change = Awesome […]


The supply of type O negative blood at the American Red Cross has dropped to critical levels.If you are a type O negative donor you can make the difference between […]

Four (Funny) Reasons To Give Blood

A while back, we gave you a list of why people who donate blood are sexy. But that assumes something — that you actually WANT to donate blood in the […]

Pink Martini Single Helps Japan

Did you manage to score that Beastie Boys 7″ on Record Store Day? No? Well, you’re not alone — I hear that it sold out within two hours, which means […]

Give To Red Cross, Get Airline Miles

From the New York Times “In Transit” blog: If the scenes of the devastation from the tsunami and earthquake and nuclear crises weren’t enough to motivate you to give to […]