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November 8, 2010
MADISON, Wis. – Skip the bargain shopping this holiday season and give the perfect gift to patients in need by donating blood at the 25th Annual American Red Cross Holiday Blood Drive on Thursday, December 23 from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Exhibition Hall at the Alliant Energy Center.
November 8, 2010
MADISON, Wis. – The Minnesota Vikings and Green Bay Packers are known for their rivalry on the football field. To kick-off their second showdown this season, they are encouraging their fans to also support patients in need by donating blood or platelets on Friday, November 19.
November 3, 2010
This Thanksgiving, you can give a hospital patient the opportunity to spend another holiday with their family and friends, and get a special treat for yourself, by donating blood or platelets through the American Red Cross. Throughout the year, dedicated donors take time out of their day to help...
November 2, 2010
MADISON, Wis. – The holiday season is just around the corner and many people are looking for ways to help others in need.  Operation Christmas Child is not only helping children by providing families in need with gift-filled shoeboxes, but is also working with the American Red Cross, K-...
October 29, 2010
MADISON, Wis. – Recently, the American Red Cross Badger-Hawkeye Blood Services Region presented Latyna Lewis with the Spirit of Annual Giving Award for her work as a blood drive coordinator and advocate. On March 6, 2010, Lewis hosted her first blood drive at Fountain of Life Church in...
October 12, 2010
WATERLOO, Iowa – Those who help save lives this fall by presenting to donate blood will have the chance to see a Waterloo Black Hawks hockey game, courtesy of the Black Hawks, KWWL-TV and the American Red Cross. On October 16, eligible donors are invited to join the Black Hawks at Young Arena...
September 2, 2010
MADISON, Wis. – During September – National Sickle Cell Awareness Month – the American Red Cross encourages eligible individuals to donate blood and help all patients in need. Many patients that receive blood need a one-time transfusion, but patients who battle sickle cell disease...
August 27, 2010
MADISON, Wis.– Blood donations through the local American Red Cross Blood Services Region have been declining this summer and supplies are currently less than sufficient. All blood types are needed to ensure blood supplies do not drop to emergency levels. Summer blood donors can mean the...
August 11, 2010
GREEN BAY, Wis. – Do you bleed green and gold? The American Red Cross encourages Green Bay Packers fans to show their team spirit by donating blood at the Training Camp Blood Drive on August 30.
July 26, 2010
MADISON, Wis. – This summer, the American Red Cross is asking baseball fans to step up to the plate and help save lives by donating blood at the second Madison Mallards blood drive on Thursday, July 29. Madison Mallards Blood Drive Thursday, July 29 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Walgreen’s...