Newsroom

Missouri-Illinois

Welcome to the Red Cross Newsroom. Here you will find the latest news and information about Red Cross Blood Services.

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Marketing and Communications
daniel.fox@redcross.org
Ph: 314-658-2036 (Office)
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March 21, 2014
Schmittgens died in 2013 after 10 year cancer battle  
March 18, 2014
Family and friends continue to give blood in his honor   JOHNSTON CITY, Ill. (March 18, 2014) –  For the eighth consecutive year, friends and family of Michael Dean are partnering with the American Red Cross to host a blood drive in Dean’s memory. Dean was 25 when he died from...
March 6, 2014
Hayden Barnes died in 2013 just prior to his 7th birthday   O’FALLON, Mo. (March 6, 2014) – For Hayden Barnes, life was an uphill battle from the start. Cerebral atrophy stalled his development when he was just 6 months old, and from there Hayden suffered a number of illnesses,...
March 5, 2014
Leala McClurg received blood, platelets during & after child birth   BOWLING GREEN, Mo. (March 5, 2014) – Leala McClurg says she probably would not be alive today if not for the quick action of medical professionals and the lifesaving blood donations from strangers she’ll...