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April 26, 2016
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — May is Trauma Awareness Month and the American Red Cross urges eligible donors to give blood or platelets to help ensure lifesaving blood products are available for trauma patients and others with serious medical needs.   Each year, trauma accounts for approximately...
March 23, 2016
  LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — The American Red Cross has a significant need for type O negative blood donors to donate blood for patients.   Type O negative blood can be transfused to patients with any blood type and is often used in emergency situations. While less than 7 percent of the U....
March 2, 2016
March is Red Cross Month and the American Red Cross honors those who donate blood and platelets, organize blood drives and volunteer in communities across the country. These everyday heroes are the face of the Red Cross and help save lives.  
February 11, 2016
  EL DORADO, Ark. — The American Red Cross is joining six El Dorado-area banks to help save lives by holding a blood drive Feb. 25. The Red Cross will be joined by Bancorp South, Southern Bancorp, First Financial Bank, Simmons Bank, Regions Bank and Smackover State Bank at the El Dorado...
January 29, 2016
  LOUISBURG, Mo. — The American Red Cross is joining the Fraternal Order of Eagles in Louisburg and family and friends of Marty Stokesberry in inviting the Louisburg community to give blood in Stokesberry’s honor on Feb. 12. Like many cancer patients, Stokesberry receives blood...
November 5, 2015
Fayetteville, Ark. (November 5, 2015) — Hundreds of patients at Arkansas hospitals and beyond may benefit from the generosity of blood donors at last week’s Hogs for Hope blood drive on the campus of the University of Arkansas. The drive collected 337 pints of blood in two days. Because...
October 15, 2015
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (Oct. 15, 2015) — Calling all Hogs for the kids! Hogs for Hope, a  University of Arkansas student organization who supports Arkansas Children’s Hospital, and the American Red Cross are teaming up for the annual fall blood drive, helping to save lives through...
October 12, 2015
Little Rock, Ark (October 12, 2015) — This winter high school and college students can help save lives and be eligible to win a scholarship of up to $2,500 by hosting an American Red Cross blood drive. Registration is now open through Nov. 15 to host drives between Dec. 15, 2015, and Jan. 15...