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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.
Challenge yourself to 50 miles this fall to raise funds for people affected by disasters like storms, floods, and countless other crises. Throughout the Challenge, participants will receive messages of encouragement and fundraising tips via our supportive Facebook group.
Registration opens September 10th. Challenge starts October 1st and concludes November 5th.
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.
Map of Blood Donation Centers
Farmington Red Cross Blood and Platelet Donation Center
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Thank you for your tremendous support of the Red Cross mission. It takes so many Red Crossers, donors and partners to deliver our lifesaving mission. Today, we bring you a special local update with the top five on our response to Hurricane Henri. A Special Message From our CEO 1) Red Cross Response Working with our partners, more... Continue Reading →