Your financial gift helps people affected by disasters big and small
The American Red Cross in Connecticut
The American Red Cross of Connecticut serves more than 3.5 million Connecticut residents in 168 towns in Hartford, Fairfield, Litchfield, Middlesex, New Haven, New London, Tolland and Windham counties, plus Fishers Island, N.Y.
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Your time and talent can make a real difference in people's lives.
Your Blood Donation Matters
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Expert training that fits your schedule.
You Can Make a Difference
Help people affected by disasters big and small with a financial gift.
We serve the community from seven offices and two blood donation centers around the state.
The need for blood is constant and your contribution is important for a healthy and reliable blood supply. You will feel good knowing you've helped change a life. Schedule an appointment at one of our locations.
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Volunteer Spotlight: Dennis Michaud, Blood Transportation Specialist
The Red Cross depends on dedicated volunteers to fulfill its’ mission and has a variety of volunteer positions available to accommodate whatever your schedule may be. One volunteer opportunity available is our Blood Transportation Specialist. Dennis Michaud of the Connecticut Red Cross had been a blood donor for many years while he was employed full... Continue Reading →