Newsroom Archive

Great Lakes

 
January 9, 2014
Urgent need for blood donors with types O, A negative and B negative    Lansing, MI—January 9—As severe winter weather begins to subside, the American Red Cross is asking all eligible blood and platelet donors to help offset a weather-related shortfall in donations.  
December 19, 2013
Add the Gift of Life to Your Holiday Giving List    Kalamazoo, MI—December 19—The American Red Cross is once again partnering with the Radisson Plaza Hotel & Suites to help save lives this holiday season.  All eligible donors are encouraged to roll-up their sleeves...
December 19, 2013
Midland, MI—December 16—The American Red Cross, Midland County 911 and the Law Enforcement Center are asking all eligible donors to roll-up their sleeves and donate blood this holiday season.   A blood drive will be held from 10AM – 3:45PM on Monday, December 23rd at the...
November 25, 2013
This Thanksgiving, give something that means something. Give blood.   Lansing, MI—November 25— For many people, Thanksgiving is a time-honored tradition of giving thanks with friends and relatives. As a “thank you” to start the giving season, the American Red Cross...
November 25, 2013
Donors Can Give the Gift of Life…and Toys This Holiday Season     November 25, 2013 – Lansing, MI – The American Red Cross is once again joining forces with the Courtland Center Mall and CARS-108 to help save lives this holiday season.  Eligible donors are...
November 22, 2013
East Lansing, MI—November 22—MSU fans and Red Cross supporters showed their true Spartan pride this year by rolling up their sleeves, donating blood and propelling Sparty to victory in the 20th Annual “MSU-PSU Blood Challenge”.   MSU—1,754   ...
November 12, 2013
Donate Platelets Monday Through Friday and Be Rewarded   Timing is everything when it comes to platelet donations. Platelets are used for patients every day, but there is currently a greater need for platelet donors Friday through Monday.   That’s where you come in. We need current...
October 25, 2013
 Red Cross celebrates 20 years of helping save lives   
October 9, 2013
Come to donate blood at select drives through 10/31 and receive BOGO coupon to 'Dracula' Grand Rapids, MI—October 9—Dracula and blood go hand-in-hand.   The American Red Cross is partnering with the Grand Rapids Ballet to offer everyone who comes out to donate at select...
October 7, 2013
  Kalamazoo, MI—October 7—Halloween is right around the corner and the American Red Cross is getting into the spirit of the holiday by hosting a spooky-themed blood drive at the historic Henderson Castle in Kalamazoo.  All eligible donors are encouraged to dress in their...