The American Red Cross of Northern Ohio provides compassionate care to those in need. Our generous donors, volunteers and employees share this mission.
Share Your Red Cross Story!
If your life has been impacted by the Red Cross - from the response to a home fire to a lifesaving blood transfusion to an emergency military communication - or any of the other ways the Red Cross touches lives, let us know.
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.
Red Cross initiative aims to increase blood availability for patients with sickle cell disease
Blood transfusions from donors who are Black may provide best outcomes for patients When patients living with sickle cell disease face a sickle cell crisis, blood transfusions can make a lifesaving difference. That’s why the American Red Cross has launched … Continue reading →
By Doug Bardwell, Red Cross volunteer Believe it…Grandparents Day is really a ‘thing.’ Actually, it’s been a thing for 43 years now. Congress passed a resolution declaring the first Sunday after Labor Day as Grandparents Day, which President Jimmy Carter … Continue reading →