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April 16, 2012
If you like helping people, the Red Cross is the place for you   This National Volunteer Week, April 15-21, the American Red Cross Missouri-Illinois Blood Services region is celebrating its dedicated volunteers and partners. These volunteers power the American Red Cross, making it possible for...
April 11, 2012
Drive Has Collected Over 500 Units So Far   COLUMBIA, Mo. — Columbia area blood donors have another chance to help save lives today on the second day of the 23rd annual University of Missouri and American Red Cross Greek Week spring blood drive.  
April 11, 2012
More Chances to Give Wed, Thurs.   COLUMBIA, Mo. — Tuesday marked the first day of the 23rd annual University of Missouri and American Red Cross Greek Week spring blood drive, and saw 458 donors show up to try and help save lives.  
April 10, 2012
Radio Station Honored for Supporting Blood Collection Efforts   The Missouri-Illinois region of the American Red Cross honored KWWR Radio for the station’s efforts in 2011 to support the mission to help save lives through blood donations. 
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...