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Missouri-Illinois

 
July 2, 2013
Garrett Briggs died of liver cancer in 2007   TROY, Mo. (July 2, 2013) – The family of infant Garrett Briggs hopes the story of the child’s brief life and his fight with liver cancer will help raise awareness about the constant need for blood donations for all patients. Garrett was...
July 2, 2013
Sgt. Jon Brough was shot on-duty in 2006   BELLEVILLE, Ill. (July 2, 2013) – A man who regularly gave blood to help save lives, and nearly gave his life to help protect others, is once again joining the American Red Cross in urging citizens to become heroes themselves by donating blood...
June 26, 2013
  ST. LOUIS (June 26, 2013) --  The mission of the American Red Cross Biomedical Services is to provide the American people with the safest, most reliable, most cost-effective blood possible through voluntary donations. The Missouri-Illinois Blood Services Region of the Red Cross is proud...
June 25, 2013
Help save lives July 31   JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (June 18, 2013) – For the second consecutive year, the American Red Cross and the St. Louis Cardinals are teaming up with Zimmer Radio stations 94.3 Kat Country, 101.9 The Wave and News Radio 950 KWOS for the One Community Club Blood Drive in...
June 24, 2013
Randy Gossman donated 20 gallons during his lifetime   EDINA, Mo. (June 24, 2013) – Randy Gossman devoted his life to his community. He was a deacon and church board member at the Edina Christian Church, a member of the Knox County Chamber of Commerce and a local business owner. He also...
June 19, 2013
   (June 19, 2013) — The American Red Cross, together with Pacific Rim, encourages all eligible blood donors to celebrate the release of this summer’s much-anticipated sci-fi action adventure Pacific Rim by boosting the blood supply.   From May 24 through July 31, all...
June 17, 2013
  CHESTER, Ill. (June 17, 2013) --  The mission of the American Red Cross Biomedical Services is to provide the American people with the safest, most reliable, most cost-effective blood possible through voluntary donations. The Missouri-Illinois Blood Services Region of the Red Cross is...
June 17, 2013
Kirksville Daily Express joins KTVO, KLTE Bott Radio, Radio Park and Cable One to help save lives   KIRKSVILLE, Mo. (June 17, 2013) — The Kirksville Daily Express and other Kirksville media outlets, the St. Louis Cardinals and the American Red Cross encourage fans to step up to the plate...
June 17, 2013
  ALTON, Ill. (June 17, 2013) --  The mission of the American Red Cross Biomedical Services is to provide the American people with the safest, most reliable, most cost-effective blood possible through voluntary donations. The Missouri-Illinois Blood Services Region of the Red Cross is...
June 17, 2013
Presbyterian Manor, Fulton Nursing engage in friendly competition   FULTON, Mo. (June 17, 2013) – For the second consecutive year, Presbyterian Manor of Fulton and the Fulton Nursing and Rehabilitation Center are joining the American Red Cross to host ‘Manor Mania’, a...