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November 17, 2012
Blood drives announced for Greater Ozarks-Arkansas Blood Region    Blood Donation Opportunities  Dec. 1-15, 2012 Media contact: Alan Gibson, 501-765-9903, @RedCrossBldGOA  
November 6, 2012
  LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Nov. 5, 2012) — The holiday season is just around the corner, and the American Red Cross asks everyone to support its mission by giving something meaningful — hope for those in need. A blood donation is a gift that doesn’t cost a thing.
November 3, 2012
<LITTLE ROCK, Ark. October 30, 2012> — Hurricane Sandy has forced the cancellation of more than 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...
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 29, 2012
March is Red Cross Month and the American Red Cross is asking you to help people in need.  You can help in a variety of ways, such as donating blood, volunteering your time, making a donation or taking a class to learn lifesaving skills.
October 28, 2011
Sponsored by the Student Alumni Association, the American Red Cross and University Recreation, the kickoff event for this year’s University of Arkansas (   homecoming competition among student clubs, residence halls, and Greeks is an annual humanitarian event to...
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.
September 2, 2011
It’s football season, schools are back in session and temperatures are starting to cool a bit.  All indications are that the long hot summer is coming to a welcome close and fall is finally near. One thing all the seasons have in common is that regardless of the date on the calendar,...
August 27, 2011
With September marking the 10th anniversary of the tragic events of 9/11, it is fitting that it is National Preparedness Month for the American Red Cross.  Disasters can happen any time, any day, anywhere. This year alone has witnessed the results of massive earthquakes, tsunamis and volcanoes...