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Missouri-Illinois

 
April 10, 2012
‘Give Life, Donate Blood’ is drive theme   COLUMBIA, Mo. — The University of Missouri and the American Red Cross are teaming up this week for their 23rd annual Greek Week spring blood drive, helping to save lives through blood donations.   The University of Missouri/Red...
April 9, 2012
High Pollen Could Mean Low Blood Supplies   The American Red Cross saw an eight percent decline in blood donations in March of 2012 compared to March 2011, and spring allergies could be part of the reason.  While a number of factors could be contributing to the decline, blood donors in...
April 3, 2012
Red Cross Reports Increased Need for Blood   Spring is here, a time of hope. For hospital patients in need of blood, hope comes from generous volunteer blood donors like you. You can make a fresh start this spring by becoming a donor or increasing your yearly donations.   Blood products...
March 30, 2012
WKRV 107.1 THE KURV Honored for Supporting Blood Collections   The Missouri-Illinois region of the American Red Cross honored WKRV 107.1 THE KURV for their efforts in 2011 to support the mission to help save lives through blood donations. 
March 26, 2012
Make a Fresh Start This Spring, Become a Blood Donor   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...
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...
March 12, 2012
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with a Red Cross Blood Donation   Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with the wearing of the green and the giving of the red – blood.   Donating blood only takes about an hour and afterward you can treat yourself to a well deserved corned beef and...
March 7, 2012
Youngster Diagnosed With T-Cell Lymphoma               She rides horses.  She does dance and gymnastics.  She enjoys cheerleading and is a straight-A student.  To look at her, you may not realize that nine year old Kaitlyn...
February 28, 2012
Youngster Has Rare Immunodeficiency Disorder  
February 27, 2012
Serve Your Community through Blood Donation   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....