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January 26, 2012
On February 1, Wonewoc-area residents have an opportunity to honor the memory of Laura Kruger, a 20-year-old college student who tragically passed away on October 18, 2011, following a severe automobile accident. Laura needed 159 units of blood as a result of the collision, and her family is...
January 19, 2012
The Universities of Wisconsin and Minnesota enjoy friendly rivalries and competing on the playing field, but they share a common cause. They are helping save lives through the American Red Cross Border Challenge. The goal of the challenge is to have UW-Madison students, staff, faculty and alumni...
January 3, 2012
MADISON, Wis. - Wisconsin is known for frigid winter temperatures and loyal football fans. This month, the American Red Cross is encouraging Packers fans to donate blood at the Football on the Frozen Tundra Blood Drives. Donors can help ensure a sufficient blood supply this winter and show support...
December 21, 2011
You don’t need to score the game-winning touchdown to be considered an MVP. By donating blood, football fans can become all-stars for patients in the community and across the country.  This week, Badger fans can show support for their favorite college football team and help ensure a...
December 7, 2011
The American Red Cross is encouraging Madison-area residents to think outside the box this holiday season and give the priceless gift of life. Hospital patients in Madison and across the country will benefit from those who roll up their sleeves and donate blood at the 26th Annual American Red Cross...
December 1, 2011
The American Red Cross and the Green Bay Botanical Garden are teaming up to give community members the opportunity to help save lives and experience the magic of the holiday season. All presenting donors at the Green Bay Botanical blood drive will receive a complimentary ticket for the...
November 14, 2011
This Thanksgiving, you can give a hospital patient another reason to be thankful by donating blood or platelets. A single blood donation can help save up to three lives and give patients in need another opportunity to celebrate holidays with their loved ones. During this season of giving thanks,...
November 11, 2011
The American Red Cross is asking people to roll up their sleeves and give blood or platelets this Veterans Day weekend to honor those who have served their country. At the same time, anyone who comes to donate will have the opportunity to sign a card and include a personal message that will become...
October 26, 2011
GREEN BAY, Wis. – The  World Champion Green Bay Packers are teaming up with the American Red Cross to support hospital patients in Wisconsin and across the country. The Packers are encouraging their fans to roll up their sleeves for the second time this year at the World Champion Green...
September 27, 2011
Those who help save lives this fall by presenting to donate blood will have the opportunity to see a Waterloo Black Hawks hockey game, courtesy of the Black Hawks, KWWL-TV and the American Red Cross. On October 1, eligible donors are invited to join the Black Hawks at Young Arena for the Second...