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October 11, 2013
‘All roads lead home’ is drive theme      COLUMBIA, Mo. (Sept. 5, 2013) –The University of Missouri and the American Red Cross will soon team up for their 28th annual Homecoming Blood Drive, helping to save lives through blood donations. The University of...
October 9, 2013
Red Cross blood drive to commemorate local cancer patient     
September 25, 2013
Julia Winkler died from brain cancer in 2012       WEBSTER GROVES, Mo. (Sept. 25, 2013) – Students and staff at Edgar Road Elementary School in Webster Groves are joining the American Red Cross in honoring the memory of a former student and classmate who died from an...
September 23, 2013
Caleb Nehring lost his fight with cancer in 2006      WEBSTER GROVES, Mo. (Sept. 23, 2013) – The family of Caleb Nehring is again partnering with the American Red Cross to host a blood drive in memory of their son. Caleb was 8 years old when he died in October 2006 after...
September 18, 2013
Cpl. Michael E. Webster was killed on-duty in 1993   (Sept. 18, 2013) - The American Red Cross is partnering with the Missouri State Highway Patrol and friends and family of Cpl. Michael E. Webster to host an annual blood drive Oct. 2 in memory of the fallen trooper. Cpl. Webster died in...
September 12, 2013
Three members of James family battling same disease      DU QUOIN, Ill. (Sept. 12, 2013) – When one person is diagnosed with a disease that requires hospital attention, family members are typically fast to rally on that person’s behalf. Imagine if three members of...
September 9, 2013
Vicky Bundy taught at Herrin Elementary     HERRIN, Ill. (Sept. 9, 2013) – Family and friends of Vicky Bundy are joining students and staff at Herrin Elementary School to host an American Red Cross blood drive in Bundy’s memory on Sept 23. Bundy, a teacher Herrin...
September 6, 2013
Frances Beine continues battle with cancer      FLORISSANT, Mo. (Sept. 6, 2013) – Frances Beine is still engaged in a fight with cancer, a fight doctors assumed she would have lost shortly after her initial diagnosis in 2011. In honor of her fight and the many volunteer...
September 5, 2013
Jordan Partridge died at age 11      JERSEYVILLE, Ill. (Sept. 5, 2013) – Family and friends remember him as a fun loving soccer fan who had a gift for making people laugh. Jordan Partridge was 11 years old when he died from lymphoma in May 2005 and on Sept. 19, his family...
September 4, 2013
  OLNEY, Ill. (Sept. 4, 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 to...