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Greater Ozarks-Arkansas

October 10, 2013
CARTHAGE, Mo. — Could you spare one hour of your time and one pint of blood if it meant making a difference in someone’s life? Each day, volunteer blood donors give to the American Red Cross, and each donation could help save up to three lives.
October 9, 2013
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — High school students across the country can help patients in need by donating blood and platelets, volunteering at blood drives and donation centers, and recruiting new donors with the American Red Cross. In turn, students can earn educational rewards for their community...
September 23, 2013
LITTLE ROCK, Ark.  — Prepared for a crowd of festival goers ready to be scared out of their seats, the American Red Cross and the Hot Springs Arts and Film Institute hope folks will  get in touch with their inner zombies and spare some time to help save lives during the festival...
September 20, 2013
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Homecoming at the University of Arkansas embodies the tradition of banding together and proving to the world that fans bleed Razorback red. To kick off the homecoming festivities, the American Red Cross is partnering with the UA Student Alumni Board and media partner KNWA...
September 17, 2013
LITTLE ROCK, Ark.  — Many of us live busy lives with schedules packed with things to check off our to-do lists, and finding time to make a difference in our communities can seem daunting. But can you spare an hour to help save a life?
September 3, 2013
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Sept. 3, 2013) – The American Red Cross and Sport Clips Haircuts are teaming up to show that “Saving Lives Never Looked So Good.” During the month of September, all presenting blood and platelet donors at participating Red Cross blood drives and blood donation...
August 27, 2013
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — With the arrival of Labor Day and the unofficial end to summer, the American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to roll up a sleeve and give blood or platelets to help ensure sufficient supplies over the holiday weekend.
August 26, 2013
The Salt Bowl, the annual football game between Saline County rivals, Bryant and Benton high schools, is far more than a game. For the third consecutive year, the high schools are partnering with the American Red Cross to hold a friendly competition to see which school can recruit the most blood...
August 19, 2013
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Aug.  19, 2013) — Members and leaders of the Arkansas District Council of  the Pentecostal Assemblies of the World are uniting with the American Red Cross to host the council’s first statewide blood drive on August 24 in Little Rock.
August 15, 2013
SEARCY, Ark. --- Blood donations can help save victims’ lives following traumatic accidents and chronic illnesses. On Aug. 22, a blood drive to collect those lifesaving donations is being held in memory of Searcy resident Sidney “Sid” Jackson.