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Greater Ozarks-Arkansas

Welcome to the Red Cross Newsroom. Here you will find the latest news and information about Red Cross Blood Services.

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September 17, 2014
Benton and Bryant High go head to head in a competition to help save lives   LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Sept. 17, 2014) — The 2014 Salt Bowl may have ended in a tie, but the football rivals have a chance for a rematch. Benton and Bryant High Schools go head to head for a second time in a...
September 16, 2014
Homecoming Satellite Blood Drives in Joplin, Springfield   SPRINGFIELD/JOPLIN, Mo. (Sept. 17, 2014) — The University of Missouri and the American Red Cross will soon team up for the 29th annual Homecoming Blood Drive. Alumni in Southern Missouri are showing their support by hosting the...
September 16, 2014
Annual Homecoming blood drive scheduled for Oct. 15 and 16   FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (Sept. __, 2014) — Calling all Hogs home! The University of Arkansas and the American Red Cross are teaming up for the annual Homecoming Blood Drive, helping to save lives through blood donations.
September 9, 2014
New Red Cross Blood Donor App offers features that make it simple, convenient and even more rewarding to give blood   (Sept. 9, 2014) — The American Red Cross is launching a first-of-its kind Blood Donor App today that puts the power to save lives in the palm of your hand.   The...
September 3, 2014
American Red Cross to host blood drives in honor of local sickle cell patients LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Sept.02, 2014) — September is National Sickle Cell Awareness Month and the American Red Cross is partnering with local organizations for blood drives in honor of those fighting sickle cell and in...
August 26, 2014
  (Aug. 25, 2014) – The American Red Cross and Sport Clips Haircuts are teaming up to show that “Saving Lives Never Looked So Good.” During the month of September, those who come to give blood or platelets at participating Red Cross blood drives and blood donation centers...
August 14, 2014
Veterans with cancer blood drive in honor of Marine Corps veteran Terry Davis   RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. (Aug. 14, 2014) — The American Red Cross and Marine Corps League Lake Dardanelle Detachment 1310 are teaming up for the ‘Veterans with Cancer blood drive in honor of Terry Davis...
August 5, 2014
Cabot community encouraged to give blood CABOT, Ark. (Aug. 5, 2014) — The American Red Cross and Cabot Junior High North are teaming up to honor a student, Barrett Stark, who is fighting cancer at Arkansas Children’s Hospital. Cabot Junior High faculty members, students and people...
July 23, 2014
  JONESBORO, Ark. (July 24, 2014) – The American Red Cross and Baxter Healthcare Corporation are teaming up to honor Austin Snyder with a special blood drive on July 31.  The drive will be held at Baxter Healthcare Corp., where Austin is a patient.    
July 22, 2014
Blood donations needed now to prevent emergency situation   (July 22, 2014) – The American Red Cross is facing a looming blood shortage, leading to an urgent need for donors of all blood types to roll up a sleeve and give.