Newsroom Archive

Missouri-Illinois

 
January 2, 2013
  (Jan. 2, 2013) — With the beginning of a new year comes a fresh start. New Year’s resolutions are often made to form good habits and reach new goals. This New Year’s, the American Red Cross encourages people to resolve to help patients in need through regular blood...
December 27, 2012
Galen Huelsmann diagnosed with leukemia in July 2012   AVISTON, Ill. (Dec. 27, 2012) –  Friends and family of Galen Huelsmann invite the Aviston community to attend a January 2013 American Red Cross blood drive honoring the 16-year-old as he continues his fight with acute...
December 26, 2012
Molly Bowden killed in 2005   COLUMBIA, Mo. (Dec. 26, 2012) –  Police officer Molly Bowden died in February 2005 after being shot during a routine traffic stop in January. As family and friends remember the woman she was, they invite the community to help save the lives of others by...
December 21, 2012
Donate blood at seven locations Jan. 10-12 in Missouri, Illinois   CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (Dec. 24, 2012) --Roll up your sleeves with your source for Heartland news, KFVS12, and join the American Red Cross to help save lives during the KFVS12 Heartland Winter Blood Drive. Everyone who attempts...
December 18, 2012
McElhaney died in 2005   CALLAO, Mo. (Dec. 18, 2012) – A man who regularly donated blood and inspired his daughters to do the same will be remembered with a blood drive in his name on Dec. 27. The American Red Cross, friends and family of David McElhaney and the Callao Shamrocks 4-H Club...
December 17, 2012
  January is National Blood Donor Month, a time when the American Red Cross recognizes and thanks the millions of dedicated blood donors across the country for helping ensure a stable blood supply for patients in need.  
December 6, 2012
Donate blood at 10 locations Dec. 7 & 8 in Missouri, Illinois             Missouri   St Charles Community College, 4601 Mid Rivers Mall Drive, St. Peters    James J. Eagan Center 1 James J. Eagan Center, Florissant   Meramec...
December 5, 2012
Anna Dennis was diagnosed with leukemia in June 2012   LAKE SAINT LOUIS, Mo. (Dec. 5, 2012) – The American Red Cross is asking people to give something that means something this holiday season, and the family of Anna Dennis is helping spread that message with a blood drive in the child...
December 4, 2012
Shane Holsey died in 2008   DAHLGREN, Ill. (Dec. 3, 2012) – Family and friends of a local man killed in a car accident invite the Dahlgren community to give blood at a blood drive on Dec. 17 in Shane Holsey’s memory.   The American Red Cross and Holsey’s friends and...
December 3, 2012
Support Carol Will and family on Dec. 11   FARMINGTON, Mo. (Dec. 3, 2012) – The family of Carol Will joins Parkland Health Center in inviting the community to donate blood at an American Red Cross blood drive honoring a local volunteer fighting liver disease.   The Red Cross, Will...