Figures reflect $10,000 and above Red Cross disaster response operations from January 1– November 30, 2021. Financial assistance figure also includes responses under $10,000.
American Red Cross of Central California
The American Red Cross Central California Region serves over 4.2 million residents throughout 11 counties: Fresno, Inyo, Kern, Kings, Madera, Mariposa, Mono, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Tulare and Ventura.
2021 Year in Review
Highlights from our work in 2021
View some highlights from the Central California Region showing how our volunteers, staff, and donors made a difference for thousands of people near and far.
We are extremely grateful to Sun-Maid for their support of both our Blood and Humanitarian Services programs--locally and beyond. Sun-Maid is a sponsor of our blood drive canteens, providing iron-rich raisins as snacks to nearly 2.6 million annual blood donors at Red Cross Blood Collection Centers across the nation.
Red Cross: National blood crisis may put patients at risk
The American Red Cross is facing a national blood crisis – its worst blood shortage in more than a decade. Dangerously low blood inventory levels are posing a concerning risk to patient care and forcing doctors to make difficult decisions about who receives blood transfusions and who must wait until more blood products become available. … Continue reading Red Cross: National blood crisis may put patients at risk