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December 14, 2012
GREEN BAY, Wis. - During the 2012 holiday season, the American Red Cross asks everyone to support its mission by giving something meaningful. Community members can give hope to those in need by donating blood at the Green Bay Holiday Blood Drives on Dec. 21 and 24. All presenting donors...
December 10, 2012
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - During the 2012 holiday season, the American Red Cross asks everyone to support its mission by giving something meaningful. Community members can give hope to those in need by donating blood at the 6th Annual Cedar Rapids Holiday Blood Drive on Dec. 19. All presenting...
November 12, 2012
MADISON, Wis. - Thanksgiving is a time for giving thanks. In the spirit of the season, the American Red Cross is thanking presenting donors with a complimentary pie at participating area donation centers and blood drives during the week of Thanksgiving.
November 12, 2012
GREEN BAY, Wis. - The American Red Cross invites football fans to give something that means something by donating blood at the Green Bay Packers blood drive on Nov. 14.  While the need for blood is ongoing, the supply isn’t — especially around the holidays. In the spirit of...
November 5, 2012
MADISON, Wis. - As voters cast their ballots in the general election on Nov. 6, the American Red Cross reminds residents to practice another civic duty on Election Day by donating blood. Madison-area donors are invited to give blood at Madison East High School, which also serves as a polling...
October 30, 2012
Hurricane Sandy has forced the cancellation of approximately 300 American Red Cross blood drives in 14 states along the East Coast, resulting in a shortfall of nearly 9,000 blood and platelet donations already. The shortfall is expected to grow as Sandy is causing power outages and flooding in many...
September 5, 2012
PORT WASHINGTON, Wis. – On September 8, Ozaukee County residents will have an opportunity to roll up their sleeves and donate blood in honor of Matt Hopkins. Last May, Hopkins was involved in a dirt bike accident on a local track and sustained injuries to his spinal cord, leaving him...
August 27, 2012
As the hot summer winds down and individuals and families look forward to the Labor Day holiday, the American Red Cross reminds eligible donors that patients can’t take a holiday from needing blood or platelets. To help ensure an adequate blood supply this Labor Day holiday, from August 30 to...
August 23, 2012
DELAFIELD, Wis. - With eye-catching pink fire trucks and specially designed merchandise, the Pink Heals Tour is making a stop in Delafield on August 27 to raise awareness and provide support for those who are battling cancer. Attendees are encouraged to donate blood with the American Red Cross in...
August 22, 2012
MADISON, Wis. - With the football season just around the corner, the American Red Cross invites loyal Badger fans to roll up their sleeves in support of their favorite college football team and patients in need of lifesaving blood. Those who present to donate blood on August 27 at one of two...