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North Central

 
March 19, 2014
BUFFALO, Minn. — Wright County residents will have the opportunity to roll up their sleeve and donate blood at the Wright County Home & Garden Show at the Buffalo Civic Center on Saturday, April 5. Nick and Molly Mortenson, owners of NMC Exteriors, are sponsoring an American Red Cross...
March 12, 2014
WABASSO, Minn. — St. Anne’s Catholic School sixth grade students may not be old enough to donate blood, but they are discovering that blood donors are lifesaving heroes. As part of the American Red Cross Future Blood Donor Program, these students are learning about the importance of...
March 3, 2014
ST. PAUL, Minn.  — The American Red Cross empowers ordinary people to do extraordinary things. March is Red Cross Month, a great time to celebrate and recognize everyday heroes in the community – those who help their neighbors by giving blood, learning lifesaving skills,...
March 3, 2014
MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL, Minn. — The American Red Cross has been helping people prevent, prepare for and respond to emergencies for more than 130 years. This winter, the Red Cross has experienced an increase in the need for local disaster services and blood donations due in large part to severe...
March 3, 2014
BAXTER, Minn. – Dedicated men and women in uniform dutifully serve the public every day by responding to local emergencies and keeping the streets safe. But this month, they are joining together to help save lives in one more way.
February 3, 2014
CHANHASSEN, Minn. — Chanhassen community blood drive coordinators  JoAnne  Meuwissen and Betty Schmieg have been knocking on doors or calling eligible donors to encourage them to donate blood for close to 50 years. Together, they have nearly 90 years of volunteer service with the...
January 28, 2014
ST. CLOUD, Minn. — The St. Cloud community is invited to give the gift of life to patients in need on Valentine’s Day at  the American Red Cross blood drive at the St. Cloud Hospital on Feb. 14 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
January 24, 2014
HASTINGS, Minn. — As winter continues, blood donations are especially needed, with many donors unable to give due to inclement weather and seasonal illnesses. The Hastings community is invited to give the gift of life to patients in need at the American Red Cross blood drive on Feb. 5, 2014....
January 24, 2014
EAGAN, Minn.  — The Eagan community is invited to give the ultimate gift of love this Valentine’s Day – the gift of life – at  the American Red Cross blood drive at Easter Lutheran Church.
January 24, 2014
ST. PAUL, Minn.  — Three St. Paul churches have formed a new venture called “The Circle of Faith Partnership” to help make blood available to patients when it is needed. Gloria Dei Lutheran, Mount Zion Temple and St. Clement’s Episcopal churches are collaborating to...