Blood Donors

(Nick Knook and Katie Wilkinson, with the Super Bowl tickets she won in a raffle for blood donors.  Photo by Justin Udo)

Mt. Laurel Woman Taking Her Bridegroom To Super Bowl With Windfall Tickets

Katie Wilkinson won a pair of Super Bowl tickets in a Red Cross promotion for blood donors. She’s getting married on Saturday; the game is Sunday.


(Students donate blood at Imhotep Institute Charter High School.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

A Philadelphia Charter School Holds Blood Drive For Sickle-Cell Victims

The student-organized, student-run blood drive, administered by the Red Cross, could be a lifesaver for some of the tens of thousands of African-Americans with sickle-cell anemia.


(Photo by Ian Bush)

Philadelphia Area Red Cross Workers Hold Rally As Strike Enters 2nd Week

Red Cross blood service workers in the Philadelphia area have entered their second week on the picket line.


Red Cross Workers

Red Cross Blood Banks Could Close, If Workers Make Good On A Strike Threat

Health professionals who staff Red Cross blood banks in our area are threatening to go on strike, if they don’t have a contract by May 24th.