Newsroom Archive

Great Lakes

 
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...
September 27, 2013
'Fuel Your Community' partnership grows to 20 states--including Michigan--this October   Lansing, MI—September 27—The American Red Cross is excited to announce the expansion of our partnership with Suburban Propane. Over the past two years, Suburban Propane has provided...
September 27, 2013
  Lansing, MI—September 27—According to the American Red Cross, approximately 38 percent of the population may be eligible to donate blood. Yet only a fraction of those eligible donate each year, perhaps due to misconceptions about donor eligibility.  
August 19, 2013
Special September 11 Blood Drive 'Celebrates the American Spirit'  
August 12, 2013
  Petoskey, MI—August 12—Petoskey banks and credit unions are ‘out for blood’ in a friendly competition to help maintain a healthy blood supply during the summer months.  The American Red Cross and six Petoskey-area financial institutions are joining forces for the...