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December 15, 2016
Blood donations are typically down this time of year, but patients need blood   Cedar Valley, Iowa — The winter months can be among the most challenging times of year for the American Red Cross to collect enough blood donations. Many donors are busy with holiday activities, and inclement...
December 13, 2016
The winter months can be among the most challenging times of year for the American Red Cross to collect enough blood donations. Many donors are busy with holiday activities, and inclement weather can force the cancellation of blood drives. Additionally, some donors become temporarily ineligible...
December 8, 2016
GREEN BAY, Wis. — The winter months can be among the most challenging times of year for the American Red Cross to collect enough blood donations. Many donors are busy with holiday activities, and inclement weather can force the cancellation of blood drives. Additionally, some donors become...
December 8, 2016
MADISON, Wis. — The 31st annual Holiday Blood Drive is the largest one-day blood drive in the American Red Cross Badger-Hawkeye Blood Services Region, with more than 700 community members rolling up a sleeve to help save lives each year. This year’s event will reach a special milestone...
December 5, 2016
It can’t be wrapped or placed under a tree, but the perfect gift can help save patient lives this holiday season. The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to give the lifesaving gift of a blood donation in December, a time when donations decline but the needs of patients remain steady....
December 3, 2016
To help ensure patients have the blood products they need this holiday season, the American Red Cross is hosting the 10th annual Cedar Rapids Holiday Blood Drive on Dec. 19 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Marriott Hotel. The community is invited to give the perfect gift this holiday season and...
November 22, 2016
The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to give the perfect gift this holiday season – a lifesaving blood or platelet donation. By rolling up a sleeve, donors can help ensure patients continue to receive treatment throughout the holiday season.   Busy holiday schedules and travel...
November 16, 2016
For more than a decade the Sterling community has joined the Sterling Community General Hospital and the American Red Cross in ensuring area patients have the blood products they need during the holidays. Those who want to take part in this lifesaving tradition can donate blood on Thursday, Dec. 1...
November 10, 2016
  Dubuque, Iowa - The American Red Cross and Radio Dubuque invite community members to give thanks by giving blood at the 30th annual Black Friday Blood Drive on Friday, Nov. 25 from 6:30 a.m. to noon at the American Red Cross Dubuque Blood Donation Center, 2400 Asbury Road. Everyone who...
November 10, 2016
  The Green Bay Packers have a long history of giving back to the community and for the 12th year they are hosting The Green Bay Packers Community Blood Drive on Nov. 30 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Lambeau Field – Legend’s Club, 1265 Lombardi Avenue. Suggested entry gates are the...