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March 22, 2017
Blood donations essential to patient care The American Red Cross is issuing a call for platelet and type O negative and AB blood donors to make an appointment to give after severe winter weather in some parts of the country caused about 250 Red Cross blood drives to cancel in March, resulting in...
March 10, 2017
The Bedroom Store hosts blood drive to help save lives ST. LOUIS, Mo. (March 9, 2017) — The community is invited to give blood in memory of Faith Marie Hartzell at a special American Red Cross blood drive on Thursday, March 30, from 2 to 6 p.m. at the Bedroom Store, 884 Arnold Commons Dr. in...
March 1, 2017
All eligible blood donors are encouraged to give blood and help save lives in March, Red Cross Month. Donating is easier than ever with the Blood Donor App and RapidPass.  
February 23, 2017
ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – The American Red Cross is kicking off its Centennial Celebration by hosting a blood drive on Thursday, March 9 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. The blood drive will be held at the Red Cross office (401 N. 12th street).
February 22, 2017
EFFINGHAM, IL. — The American Red Cross will once again partner with the Ashmore Community Center to host the second annual blood drive in memory of Kyle Updegraff on Wednesday, March 8 from 1 to 6 p.m.
February 22, 2017
EFFINGHAM, IL. — The American Red Cross will once again partner with the Ashmore Community Center to host the second annual blood drive in memory of Kyle Updegraff on Wednesday, March 8 from 1 to 6 p.m.
February 15, 2017
During Red Cross Month in March, the American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to join in its lifesaving mission by giving blood.   Since 1943, every U.S. president has designated March as Red Cross Month to recognize how the Red Cross helps people across the country and around the world....
February 1, 2017
The American Red Cross urgently needs blood donors to make an appointment to give this winter so that patients can continue to receive lifesaving treatments.   Michael Harper knows how critical it is to have a readily available blood supply. “I used over 300 units of blood when I was...
January 25, 2017
ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Memorial Hospital in Belleville, IL and Memorial Hospital East in Shiloh, IL have agreed to a partnership with the American Red Cross for the next three years. The Red Cross will supply both facilities with over 6,000 blood products including, red cells, platelets and plasma...
January 19, 2017
Any time. Any place. Any one. For 100 years. ST. LOUIS RED CROSS TURNS 100 Buildings Light Red to Mark Centennial Anniversary