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October 20, 2014
  LANSING, Mich. (Oct. 20, 2014) — The American Red Cross, Michigan State University and Penn State University are once again teaming up for the 21st Annual “MSU-PSU Blood Challenge”.  All eligible MSU students, staff, alumni and fans are encouraged to roll up their...
October 6, 2014
Enter for a chance to win a flat-screen Smart TV during October and November   LANSING, Mich., (Oct. 6, 2014) — The American Red Cross is encouraging first-time platelet donors to roll-up their sleeves during October and November.  Not only will they help save lives, they can also...
September 30, 2014
  LANSING, Mich. (Sept. 30th) — 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 at...
September 29, 2014
  LANSING, Michigan (Sept. 29th) — The American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to give blood during Liver Awareness Month this October.   According to the American Liver Foundation, more than 6,000 liver transplants are performed each year in the U.S., making it the second...
September 9, 2014
New Red Cross Blood Donor App offers features that make it simple, convenient and even more rewarding to give blood   Lansing, MI (Sept. 9, 2014) — The American Red Cross is launching a first-of-its kind Blood Donor App today that puts the power to save lives in the palm of your hand....
August 27, 2014
  Howell, Mich.—August 27--The American Red Cross is joining forces with police, fire and EMS agencies in Livingston County for the inaugural ‘Honor Your Hero’ Battle of the Badges blood drive.  
August 27, 2014
  Adrian, MI—August 27—The American Red Cross and the Lenawee County Fairgrounds will once again partner on September 11, 2014 for the 2nd Annual ‘Drive of Remembrance’ blood drive, which honors the victims and survivors of the September 11th attacks.  Since 2002,...
August 20, 2014
  Lansing, MI—August 20—The American Red Cross continues to have an urgent need for blood donors of all blood types to give before the Labor Day holiday, even after many more donors stepped up to give following an urgent call issued in late July. Donors with types O negative, B...
July 22, 2014
Lansing, MI—July 22—The American Red Cross is facing a looming blood shortage, leading to an urgent need for donors of all blood types to roll up a sleeve and give.   Donations through the Red Cross are down approximately 8 percent over the last 11 weeks, resulting in about 80,000...
July 18, 2014
  Adrian, MI—July 18—The American Red Cross and the Lenawee County Fairground will once again partner on September 11, 2014 for the 2nd Annual ‘Drive of Remembrance’ blood drive, which honors the victims and survivors of the September 11th attacks.  Since 2002,...