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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...
July 12, 2010
MILWAUKEE, Wis. –Whether you’re an ace on the golf course or a first-time golfer, the American Red Cross encourages all eligible donors to give blood at the first-ever Putting for Pints Blood Drive in Menomonee Falls. Putting for Pints Blood Drive Monday, July 19 from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m....
July 2, 2010
Voluntarily giving blood or platelets for patients in need is a great reward in itself, but the American Red Cross and Red Cross Racing are upping the ante by giving away a brand new car.
June 28, 2010
MADISON, Wis.– This week, blood and platelet donors can volunteer to bring the pie to their summer gatherings. The American Red Cross is celebrating the generosity of blood and platelet donors by offering all presenting donors a free fruit pie from June 30 through July 5, 2010 at...