Only 3% of People in the U.S. Give this Type of Donation Needed by the Red Cross

The American Red Cross launches the Missing Types campaign to raise awareness for the unmet need for blood and encourage people to take action by rolling up a sleeve to help save lives by filling in the missing A, B and O blood types. Between June 11 and June 30, the Red Cross and 26 iconic corporate and civic brands, as well as celebrities and influencers, will bring attention to the need for more blood donors nationwide. Only 3% of people in the U.S. give blood. Partners are engaging in…

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Herbalife Nutrition Partners with American Red Cross on Missing Types Campaign to Increase Awareness for Much Needed Blood Donations

Herbalife Nutrition, a premier global nutrition company, today announced it will join the American Red Cross and other organizations, celebrities and influencers in support of the Missing Types campaign by removing the letters representing the main blood groups — A, B and O — from its logo, to illustrate the critical role blood donations play in patient care. The Campaign runs from June 11 through June 30. The Company will also help raise awareness for the blood donation need through its social media channels, and among its employees, independent distributors…

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Build-A-Bear® And American Red Cross Partner To Give Thousands Of Furry Friends To Children Of Families In Crisis In 2019

For the third consecutive year, Build-A-Bear® and the American Red Cross are partnering to provide bear hugs to families when disaster strikes. The American Red Cross will receive a donation from Build-A-Bear of several thousand furry friends, which the Red Cross organization will distribute during disaster-relief operations throughout the year. Additionally, from May 2 through May 29, Guests of Build-A-Bear Workshop® can donate to the nonprofit organization at checkout in stores and online. All donations will go directly to the American Red Cross to help support children of families recovering…

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American Red Cross Motivates 320,000 New and Former Blood Donors Through Missing Types Campaign

This past summer, the Missing Types campaign by the American Red Cross motivated more than 320,000 new and former blood donors to roll up a sleeve and help save lives. The Missing Types movement helped the A’s, B’s and O’s – which make up the main blood groups – reappear on hospital shelves for patients in need. The Red Cross‘ launch of the Missing Types campaign generated greater awareness and appreciation for the vital role blood donors and donations play in the lives of patients from coast to coast. With…

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The PepsiCo Foundation Commits $1 Million and 350,000 Meals to Support Hurricane Florence Relief

The PepsiCo Foundation, the philanthropic arm of one of the world’s leading food and beverage companies, is giving two $500,000 grants to the American Red Cross and The Salvation Army, respectively, to provide vital relief resources. Recognizing the need for sustained support, The Foundation’s signature nutrition operation Food for Good will provide at least 350,000 nutritious meals to families in affected areas. With deep roots in the area and more than 16,000 direct employees throughout South Carolina, North Carolina, Georgia, Tennessee and Virginia, PepsiCo is prepared to help local authorities…

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