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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,...
June 27, 2014
Commemorative Red Cross t-shirts available to presenting donors   Lansing, MI—June 27—The American Red Cross asks blood and platelet donors to help prevent a summer shortage by making an appointment to roll up a sleeve around the Independence Day holiday.   With blood and...
June 27, 2014
  Kalamazoo, MI—June 27—The American Red Cross and members of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines and Air National Guard are partnering to honor military veterans and help save lives.  
June 20, 2014
  Lansing, MI – June 20—Mid-Michigan police and fire departments are once again joining forces for the 2014 ‘Battle of the Badges’ blood drive.  This year’s event will take place Monday, June 23 from 11:00AM – 6:45PM at Marriott University Place (333...
May 23, 2014
  Lansing, MI—May 23 — The American Red Cross kicks off its “100 Days of Summer. 100 Days of Hope.” campaign on May 24, reminding blood donors that they can give hope to patients by rolling up a sleeve.  
May 22, 2014
  Lansing, MI—May 22—The American Red Cross is proud to once again partner with The Heart Team and the community of Fennville to honor Fennville High School senior Wes Leonard, who passed away unexpectedly on the basketball court after making the game-winning shot to send the...
May 22, 2014
  Flint, MI--May 22--Warmer weather and NASCAR go hand-in-hand in Michigan and the American Red Cross is encouraging all eligible donors to come out and donate blood at the annual ‘Race for Life’ blood drive, Tuesday, May 27th at Courtland Center Mall.   
April 4, 2014
  Bay City, MI—April 4—The American Red Cross and 6 Bay City financial institutions are joining forces to help restock the blood supply following one of the most severe Michigan winters in recent memory.    The ‘Battle of the Banks’ challenge will be held...