Psst! There's BIG NEWS to share about the High School Heroes Scholarship Program.

This year, as the program celebrates its fifth anniversary, it has more than doubled the program's scholarship funds, from $100,000 when the program launched in 2009 to this year's total of $250,000! Bob's Discount Furniture has expanded the scholarship to give high schools in New Jersey and Greater New York an opportunity to roll up their sleeves, become involved in the American Red Cross blood program and earn scholarship money for college! Be sure to check that your school is participating and spread the word to your classmates, friends and family!

Help save a life and earn scholarship money with the Bob's Discount Furniture $250,000 High School Heroes Scholarship Program

It's the American Red Cross and Bob's Outreach High School Heroes Scholarship Program — and participation is as easy as it is life-changing!

Nearly every two seconds, someone in America needs blood. High schools that sponsor American Red Cross blood drives make vital contributions to the community by helping to maintain an adequate blood supply.

Become a High School Hero and your school could win a scholarship for up to $8,000.

For more information on how you can become a High School Hero, please contact your American Red Cross blood services representative or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767).