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Greater Ozarks-Arkansas

Welcome to the Red Cross Newsroom. Here you will find the latest news and information about Red Cross Blood Services.

If you have questions or would like to schedule a media interview please contact:

Marketing and Communications
danielle.ray@redcross.org
501-614-4420 (Office)
501-765-9903 (Cell)

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December 17, 2014
Make becoming a blood donor one of your New Year’s resolutions   Little Rock, Ark. (Dec. 29, 2014) — The American Red Cross is teaming up with KARN News Radio, Power 92, B98.5, Alice 107.7 and the Museum of Discovery to provide potentially lifesaving donations for patients in need...
December 16, 2014
2015 Drive for Life set for Jan. 16-18   Jonesboro, Ark. (Dec. 16, 2014) — KAIT Region 8 News will start the New Year on a lifesaving mission; to provide blood to patients in need. In January, the station will partner with the American Red Cross for the 2015 Drive for Life, a blood drive...
November 20, 2014
Give something that means something and help save a life   (Nov. 20, 2014) — This holiday season, the American Red Cross encourages individuals to give something that means something – a blood or platelet donation. This simple, potentially lifesaving act can give patients in need...
November 17, 2014
‘Fuel Your Community’ campaign supports the collection of thousands of blood donations in October LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Nov. 13, 2014) – The first nationwide partnership and “Fuel Your Community” campaign between the American Red Cross and energy provider Suburban Propane...
November 6, 2014
First responders roll up a sleeve to help save lives   Memphis, Tenn. (Oct.31, 2014) — Horn Lake police officers and firefighters typically work together to respond to emergencies, but on Nov. 19, these first responders will battle it out with each other to help save lives at the...
November 5, 2014
In honor of Arkansans fighting sickle cell  
November 3, 2014
Ouachita Baptist University vs. Henderson State University LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Oct. 29, 2014) — Ouachita Baptist University (OBU) and Henderson State University (HSU) are partnering with the American Red Cross for a friendly competition to help save lives. Both universities will host two-day...
November 3, 2014
Annual MSU Fall blood drive could help save up to 444 lives   SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (Oct. 29, 2014) — Students at Missouri State University (MSU) are teaming up with the American Red Cross for the annual MSU Fall blood drive. Students, faculty, staff and the community are encouraged to roll...
October 2, 2014
  LITTLE ROCK, AR, (Oct. 2, 2014) – During October, Suburban Propane is joining the American Red Cross to raise awareness of the constant need for blood and platelet donations with the first nationwide “Fuel Your Community” campaign. All presenting blood and platelet donors...
September 22, 2014
Southern Arkansas University vs. the University of Arkansas at Monticello   LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Sept. 22, 2014) —Southern Arkansas University (S.A.U.) and the University of Arkansas at Monticello (U.A.M.) are partnering with the American Red Cross for a competition blood drive. It’...