Greater Ozarks-Arkansas

 
December 3, 2013
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — The holiday season has many facing a number of to-do’s from purchasing gifts to planning dinner. The American Red Cross, KNWA and Fox 24 ask that donors give an hour to add one lifesaving item to their list before checking it twice.
November 25, 2013
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Officers who work in local police departments put themselves in the line of fire to protect and serve their communities. On Dec. 7, the Collierville Citizens Police Association is partnering with the American Red Cross to help save lives and say thanks to the men and women...
November 25, 2013
LITTLE ROCK, Ark.  – As Thanksgiving approaches, many people reflect on their blessings and look for ways to give back to the community or someone less fortunate. Giving an hour of your time and donating blood could give a patient needing blood the most valuable gift of all – the...
November 25, 2013
BLYTHEVILLE, Ark. — Blood donations can help a wide variety of patients, including people undergoing organ transplants. Sometimes, those individuals live right in our community, while others could be halfway across the country.
November 18, 2013
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — The holidays are referred to as the season of giving. It’s a time many people are purchasing gifts for loved ones or considering giving back to the community. On Nov. 27, the American Red Cross and Arkansas Foodbank are partnering for a “Stock the Shelves...
November 4, 2013
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — The holidays bring families and friends together to share in celebrations and special times of giving. But for families dealing with a cancer diagnosis or other major illness, the holidays can be difficult.
October 24, 2013
JONESBORO, Ark. — Members of the armed forces risk their lives to serve their country every day on the battlefield. The family of Staff Sgt. Paul Brooks knows what it’s like to have a loved one make the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty. That is why his family members are...
October 24, 2013
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — The trip home following a high school football game would forever transform Kaleb “Pud” Faulkner’s life. On Sept. 6, the 16-year-old, newly licensed driver was involved in a car accident just three miles from his house.  Now on the road to recovery,...
October 21, 2013
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — The family of a young woman who lost her life in a house fire two years ago is partnering with the American Red Cross to try and make a difference in the lives of others. On Oct. 26, the Red Cross will host a blood drive in memory of Shandria Terry, who died in June 2011.
October 17, 2013
LITTLE ROCK, Ark.  — Volunteering often sounds like an easy task: give a few hours of your time to a nonprofit or do a good deed for an organization you support. However, the American Red Cross recognizes that volunteer blood drive coordinators often spend hours of their lives organizing...