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February 28, 2013
MADISON, Wis. - March is Red Cross Month, a time when the American Red Cross recognizes the Everyday Heroes who help save lives through blood and platelet donations. It’s also an opportunity to encourage others in local communities across the country to become regular donors with the Red...
February 18, 2013
MILWAUKEE, Wis. - Local auto enthusiasts attending the first day of the 2013 Greater Milwaukee Auto show are invited to support patients in need by donating blood through American Red Cross on Feb. 23. All presenting donors will receive free same-day admission to the Greater Milwaukee Auto Show,...
February 15, 2013
MADISON, Wis. - For the second consecutive year, the American Red Cross is joining with the Urban League of Greater Madison and Morgridge Center for Public Service to help raise awareness about the need for a diverse blood supply. Community members are encouraged to donate blood at one of two...
February 2, 2013
BARABOO, Wis.  - The American Red Cross invites Baraboo-area residents to donate blood on Feb. 15 in memory of community icon Rev. Al Zipsie, who passed away on Jan. 27 at age 83. Al dedicated more than 30 years of service to the Red Cross, including 20 years serving as the volunteer blood...
January 31, 2013
HARTLAND, Wis. - The American Red Cross invites Hartland-area community members to donate blood on Feb. 16 in memory of Jack Bartosz and Christopher Schraufnagel, two young boys who lost their lives to childhood cancer last summer. Jack and Christopher received multiple blood transfusions while...
January 28, 2013
TWO RIVERS, Wis. - On Feb. 9, community members in the Two Rivers area are invited to donate blood through the American Red Cross at the Fifth Annual Christopher Sauer Memorial Blood Drive. Twenty-year-old Christopher died in April 2008 as a result of a severe motorcycle accident, and his surviving...
January 24, 2013
WAUZEKA, Wis. - On Feb. 8, the Wauzeka-Steuben High School National Honor Society invites community members to donate blood with the American Red Cross at the Third Annual John Peloch Memorial Blood Drive. John received several blood transfusions while undergoing chemotherapy, but lost his...
January 16, 2013
MADISON, Wis. - To help ensure a sufficient blood supply this winter season, area colleges and universities are hosting American Red Cross We Challenge “U” Blood Drives between Jan. 1 and Feb. 28, 2013. All presenting donors will receive a commemorative We Challenge “U” T-...
December 28, 2012
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa - In the final days of 2012, the American Red Cross asks everyone to support its mission by giving the gift of life. Cedar Falls-area residents can give hope to those in need by donating blood at the 8th Annual Cedar Valley Holiday Blood Drive on Dec. 31.
December 24, 2012
MADISON, Wis. - Counting down the minutes until kickoff on New Year’s Day? Before the Wisconsin Badgers football team competes in the 2013 Rose Bowl, the American Red Cross invites loyal fans to roll up their sleeves and donate blood at a Badger Fans Blood Drive to support their favorite...