American Red Cross                                            

Connecticut Blood Services Region                  April 22, 2003

Dedicating your blood donation!



§       Mother’s Day is on May 11th.


§       Since April 7, the American Red Cross Connecticut Blood Services Region has distributed more than 5,000 Mother’s Day Cards.


§       These cards allow people to dedicate their blood donation to Mom, thus providing her with a unique Mother’s Day gift!


§       These cards are proving popular, and are only available at Connecticut Red Cross blood drives through May 10th!


§       Father’s Day cards will be available starting May 19, and continuing through June 14.  Just in time for Father’s Day on June 15!


§       Honor your mother or your father.  Donate blood!


§      To Donate Blood  Call 1-800-GIVE-LIFE or visit