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February 29, 2012
MADISON, Wis. - On March 8, the University of Wisconsin-Madison community will have the opportunity to honor the memory of Maureen Grant, a former UW Libraries employee of 26 years.  Grant tragically died after being struck by a bus while walking across University Avenue on June 22, 2011. This...
February 20, 2012
During Red Cross Month, the American Red Cross is asking everyone to help people in need by supporting the lifesaving services it provides. Individuals can get involved by giving blood, getting trained, volunteering or making a financial donation.
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...