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November 21, 2013
MADISON, Wis. (Nov. 21, 2013) — The holiday season is almost in full swing, with schedules soon to be full of festive activities and plans with family and friends. But for patients who require lifesaving blood transfusions, the holidays can be a difficult time.
November 19, 2013
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (Nov. 18, 2013) — During the holiday season, the American Red Cross is asking Linn County residents to give something that means something. Community members can give hope to patients in need by donating blood Dec.
November 12, 2013
MADISON, Wis. (Nov. 12, 2013) — The holidays bring families and friends together to share in celebrations and special times of giving. But for families dealing with a cancer diagnosis or other major illness, the holidays can be difficult. The “Give Something that Means Something”...
November 5, 2013
DUBUQUE, Iowa (Nov. 5, 2013) – The American Red Cross, KGRR 97.3 FM The Rock and American Trust & Savings Bank invite community members to give the gift of life Nov.
October 26, 2013
RICHLAND CENTER, Wis. (Oct. 26, 2013) — Residents of Richland Center and surrounding communities will have an opportunity to give the gift of life Nov. 20 by donating blood to the American Red Cross in remembrance of Jessica Nicole Dull. After graduating from Richland Center High School in...
October 16, 2013
Presenting donors will receive a free giveaway item GREEN BAY, Wis. (Oct. 15, 2013) — Football fans are known for their unwavering dedication to their favorite team – especially fans in Wisconsin. Now, the American Red Cross is asking Packers fans to dedicate themselves to helping...
October 4, 2013
VINTON, IA.  – The American Red Cross invites Vinton-area community members to donate blood on Nov. 1 in honor of 2-and-a-half-year-old Amillianna King who was diagnosed with leukemia. She has received multiple blood transfusions while undergoing chemotherapy treatment and is currently...
September 9, 2013
Madison Public Safety, 'Never Forget' blood drive commemorates Sept. 11 MADISON, Wis. (Sept. 6, 2013) - Every day, the public relies on the courageous service of first responders as they help during emergencies and keep dangerous criminals off the streets. But these heroes also look to the local...
August 12, 2013
MUSCODA, Wis. - The American Red Cross invites eligible donors in the Muscoda area to give blood in honor of Collin Anderson on Aug. 19 at the Kratochwill Building on Wisconsin Avenue. In December 2012, the 5-year-old was diagnosed with stage 4 neuroblastoma, a rare form of childhood cancer,...
August 7, 2013
GREEN BAY, Wis. - Football fans are invited to score one for patients in need by donating blood with the American Red Cross at the Green Bay Packers Training Camp Blood Drive on Aug. 15. Eligible donors can stop by Lambeau Field from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. to help ensure a sufficient blood supply is...