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May 26, 2015
WILLOW SPRINGS, Mo. — Willow Springs United Methodist Church pastor Greg Dowler and his wife JoEllen have not been in the community long, but already their impact has been felt. Congregation and community members describe them as “a true asset to the community,” and invite donors...
April 27, 2015
   — This summer, high school and college students can win a scholarship by hosting an American Red Cross blood drive through the Leaders Save Lives program. Registration is now open to host a participating blood drive between June 1 and Aug. 31, 2015.    
April 10, 2015
  RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. — The American Red Cross and Marine Corps League Lake Dardanelle Detachment 1310 are teaming up for a blood drive on April 25 honoring veterans with cancer. The community is invited to roll up a sleeve and donate blood in honor of those who have served our country....
March 30, 2015
  LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Students at the University of Central Arkansas (UCA) are teaming up with the American Red Cross for the UCA Spring blood drive. Students, faculty, staff and the community are encouraged to roll up a sleeve and give a gift that could help save a life. This year, the...
March 19, 2015
Red Cross holds 2nd Annual Batesville Battle of the Banks blood drive   LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (March 20, 2015) — Banks across Batesville are teaming up with the American Red Cross for a competition to help save lives. Join First Community Bank, Citizens Bank, Merchants and Planters Bank and...
March 17, 2015
Grand opening scheduled for March 24   MEMPHIS, Tenn. (March 16, 2015) — The American Red Cross has opened a new, state-of-the-art facility in Memphis, which will expand the humanitarian services organization’s service delivery capacity to the area, helping more people get trained...
March 11, 2015
Donors urgently needed after nearly 1,000 blood drives canceled since Feb. 1   (March 12, 2015) — Following round after round of snow, freezing rain and arctic cold in many parts of the country, the American Red Cross has an urgent need for eligible blood and platelet donors to give now...
March 4, 2015
Donate blood at Saline Memorial to remember Drew Melton   LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (March 3, 2015) — The American Red Cross is hosting a blood drive in memory of Drew Melton, a Benton teen who died in a car accident in 2012. Family, friends and community members are invited to take part in this...
February 23, 2015
Severe winter weather causes the cancellation of nearly 900 blood donations   (Feb. 25, 2015) — As severe winter weather begins to clear and it is considered safe to travel, the American Red Cross is asking all eligible blood and platelet donors to make an appointment to donate and help...
February 10, 2015
Remembering Hannah Grace at a lifesaving event   LOWELL, Ark. (Feb. 11, 2015) — The American Red Cross is hosting a blood drive in memory of Hannah Grace Cumby, a little girl who died from cancer in 2009 when she was just 4 years old. Family, friends and everyone in the community is...