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January 20, 2014
MADISON, Wis. (Jan. 19, 2014) — Throughout National Blood Donor Month in January, the American Red Cross is celebrating the lifesaving contributions of blood and platelet donors.
January 19, 2014
MADISON, Wis. (Jan. 19, 2014) — The American Red Cross is asking all eligible blood and platelet donors to help offset a weather-related shortfall in donations.
January 10, 2014
WHEN: Jan. 7, 2014 WHAT: Due to extreme cold weather, the American Red Cross canceled two blood drives in Wisconsin, resulting in 58 uncollected blood donations. The Red Cross has lost 566 pints of blood the past two days in Wisconsin because of weather-related cancellations. WHERE: People’s...
January 10, 2014
WHEN: Jan. 6, 2014 WHAT: Due to extreme cold weather, the American Red Cross canceled three blood drives in Iowa, resulting in 86 uncollected blood donations, as well as 12 drives in Wisconsin, resulting in 508 uncollected blood donations.
December 19, 2013
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (Dec. 19, 2013) — In the final days of 2013, the American Red Cross is asking Black Hawk County residents to give something that means something. Give hope to patients in need by donating blood Dec. 30 at the ninth annual Cedar Valley Holiday Blood Drive at the University of...
December 4, 2013
GREENDALE, Wis. (Dec. 4, 2013) – The American Red Cross encourages Milwaukee-area residents to give something that means something this holiday season – a potentially lifesaving blood donation. Patients in Wisconsin and across the country may benefit from those who give blood Dec. 26 at...
December 4, 2013
MADISON, Wis. (Dec. 4, 2013) — Since 1986, more than 19,000 pints of blood have been donated at the Madison Holiday Blood Drive to support patients in Wisconsin and across the country. This holiday season, the American Red Cross is asking Dane County residents to give something that means...
November 26, 2013
GREEN BAY, Wis. (Nov. 25, 2013) — During the holiday season, the American Red Cross is asking Brown County residents to give something that means something. Community members can give hope to patients in need by donating blood Dec. 24 at the annual Howard-Suamico Community Blood Drive at St....
November 23, 2013
KINGSFORD, Mich. (Nov. 23, 2013) — Residents of Kingsford and surrounding communities will have an opportunity to give the gift of life Dec. 17 by donating blood to the American Red Cross in remembrance of Iron Mountain resident Greg Honeywell. Iron Mountain Community Blood Drive Dec. 17...
November 21, 2013
MADISON, Wis. (Nov. 21, 2013) — The holiday season is almost in full swing, with schedules soon to be full of festive activities and plans with family and friends. But for patients who require lifesaving blood transfusions, the holidays can be a difficult time.