Central Plains Blood Services Region

 
April 8, 2014
On average, the American Red Cross must collect about 17,000 pints of blood every day, and as much as 20 percent of those donations come from high school and college students. Patient needs simply couldn’t be met without students like those at Kansas  State University. The Red Cross is...
March 7, 2014
Jessica and Daniel Flax have lived through a parents’ nightmare. Now, they are choosing to share their experience to try to help others. On a calm day in September 2013, Jessica’s CPR training saved the life of her then 11-month-old son, Parker, when his heart suddenly stopped. On that...
February 28, 2014
March is Red Cross Month and the American Red Cross would like to recognize the nation’s Everyday Heroes who reach out to help their neighbors when they are in need. “Our heroes are our volunteers, our blood donors, people who take our classes or those who make a financial contribution...
January 14, 2014
Donate blood Jan. 20-25 HUTCHINSON, Kan. (Jan. 8, 2014) — Dedicated men and women in uniform dutifully serve the public every day by responding to local emergencies and keeping the streets safe. Now, they are joining forces to help save lives in a different way.
January 10, 2014
News Release Media contact: Laurie Nehring, 618-565-2411, @RedCrossBloodCP                   redcrossblood.org   College students, faculty and alumni can help save lives at American Red Cross We Challenge...
January 9, 2014
NEWS RELEASE Media contact: Laurie Nehring, 618-565-2411, @RedCrossBloodCP                   redcrossblood.org   Red Cross calls for blood and platelet donations after severe winter weather impacts...
January 3, 2014
NEWS RELEASE Media contact: Laurie Nehring, 618-565-2411, @RedCrossBloodCP                   redcrossblood.org   Local pair organizes 25 American Red Cross blood drives Hesston residents encouraged to...
December 26, 2013
News Release Media contact: Cari Merrill, 316-268-0853, @RedCrossBloodCP                     redcrossblood.org   Donate blood in memory of longtime Red Cross volunteer Pattye Wells Chanute...
December 24, 2013
NEWS RELEASE Media contact: Cari Merrill, 316-268-0853, @RedCrossBloodCP                           redcrossblood.org           ...
December 12, 2013
NEWS RELEASE Media contact: Cari Merrill, 316-268-0853, @RedCrossBloodCP                     redcrossblood.org   11th annual Battle of the Badges blood drive kicks off Dec. 12 Red Cross...