Central Plains Blood Services Region

 
March 16, 2012
The American Red Cross is launching a new blood drive management system on March 19.  The new system is replacing the current eDonor scheduling system.  This is a major milestone in the organization’s effort to improve donor loyalty and retention through the Customer Relationship...
February 16, 2012
Last month at the age of 65, Verl Diskin died suddenly. St. Paul lost a valuable member of the community, and the American Red Cross lost a dedicated blood drive coordinator and longtime blood donor. In fact, last summer Verl Diskin received his 13 gallon pin, and in December 2011, donated his...
January 18, 2012
Last month at the age of 84, Gene McAdoo passed away. Ottawa lost a valuable member of the community, and the American Red Cross lost a dedicated blood donor. In fact, McAdoo tried to put off going to the doctor because he wanted to make his 200th donation.
November 14, 2011
Media Contact: Jennifer L. Keller - (316) 268-0853 / Cell: (316) 558-2428 E-Contact Info: kellerje@usa.redcross.org / http://twitter.com/redcrosskansas Websites: www.redcrossblood.org and www.redcrossracing.com
November 8, 2011
It is time for the American Red Cross’ 17th Annual Battle of the Badges Blood Drive. This means, local law enforcement will “battle” with local firefighters to see who can give the most blood. Firefighters and law enforcement officers give time to the community; they give a sense...
November 2, 2011
Media Contact: Jennifer L. Keller - (316) 268-0853 / Cell: (316) 558-2428 E-Contact Info: kellerje@usa.redcross.org / http://twitter.com/redcrosskansas Websites: www.redcrossblood.org
October 4, 2011
Media Contact: Jennifer L. Keller - (316) 268-0853 / Cell: (316) 558-2428 E-Contact Info: kellerje@usa.redcross.org / http://twitter.com/redcrosskansas Websites: www.redcrossblood.org and www.redcrossracing.com
September 19, 2011
Media Contact: Jennifer L. Keller - (316) 268-0853 / Cell: (316) 558-2428 E-Contact Info: kellerje@usa.redcross.org / http://twitter.com/redcrosskansas Websites: www.redcrossblood.org and www.redcrossracing.com
September 16, 2011
  Record high temperatures, outrageous gas prices and a low blood supply.  It’s been a difficult summer.  Natural disasters, such as hurricane Irene hindered the best efforts of the American Red Cross to maintain an adequate blood supply.
August 30, 2011
Media Contact: Jennifer L. Keller - (316) 268-0853 / Cell: (316) 558-2428 E-Contact Info: kellerje@usa.redcross.org / http://twitter.com/redcrosskansas Websites: www.redcrossblood.org and www.redcrossracing.com