Follow-up - Red Cross Blood Drive at Crossroads Center for Children 7/29/19

September 04, 2019

9.4.19  Thanks to all of those who participated in our July Blood Drive!

We’ve received the following communication from the Red Cross regarding our donations.

The journey of a pint of lifesaving blood begins with you.
Dear Valued Blood Program Leader,

Thank you for hosting a blood drive. Your willingness to open your doors and recruit blood donors is vital to the lives of the patients that we serve. Your support and generosity helps to ensure blood needs are met locally. And, once that is done, assists the Red Cross in ensuring blood is available when and where it is needed the most – the ongoing fulfillment of our mission depends on you!

Your blood drive held in July is now on its way to helping hospital patients at the below hospitals You and your team should be proud!

ROCHESTER GENERAL HOSPITAL
URMC-STRONG MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
ST MARY’S HOSPITAL
ST JOSEPH’S HOSPITAL HEALTH CENTER
MARY IMOGENE BASSETT HOSPITAL
*While there may have been other hospitals that benefited from your efforts, the following hospitals received the majority of blood products collected from your drive.
On behalf of the hospitals and patients we serve, thank you for your continuing support of the Red Cross! If you have not done so already, please schedule your next blood drive to help the Red Cross fulfill its ongoing mission of helping save lives.

6.3.19   Crossroads Center for Children is excited to invite you to DONATE!

    Donate BLOOD, that is!

We’re teaming up with the Red Cross to save lives!

redcrossblood.org                                   facebook.com/RedCrossBlood
Donating blood saves lives. 

Date: Monday, July 29, 2019

Time: 1:00 – 6:00 pm

Location: Crossroads Center for Children

1136 North Westcott Road, Schenectady, NY 12306

 

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Your location:


Please schedule your appointment in advance if possible (walk-ins are welcome, but may have to wait for scheduled appointments to finish).

  https:/redcrossblood.org/

  1. Scroll down the page to #1 Donate Blood.
  2. Click Schedule Now.
  3. Type in our zip code: 12306.
  4. Click Find A Drive.
  5. Scroll down to find 7/29/2019 Crossroads Center for Children.
  6. Select your time slot and blood donation.

The FREE Red Cross Blood Donor App! allows you to schedule your appointment, and see when your blood is being used to help someone!

Find it here: http://www.redcrossblood.org/, text “BLOODAPP” TO 90999 or download it from App StoreSM  or the Google PlayTM store today!


 Are you a Power Red donor?    

Certain blood types are even more desperately needed.     If so, your donation of blood will count as 2 units towards our goal!!   Learn more⇒  https://www.redcrossblood.org/donate-blood/how-to-donate/types-of-blood-donations/power-red-donation.html   

Watch this short video to learn more ⇒ https://youtu.be/cONQlBpX0yQ


 

You can save time on the day of the drive with Red Cross Rapid Pass! Rapid Pass will allow you to preload your medical history and swipe in easily with your mobile device.

Go to ⇒Redcrossblood.org/rapidpass.


As always, thank you for sharing in your circles!

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