Newsroom Archive

Great Lakes

June 7, 2013
  West Branch, MI—June 4—The American Red Cross and the Knights of Columbus #2022 will hold a special blood drive June 11 in memory of WWII veteran Harold ‘Red’ Gilbert, a long-time Red Cross blood donor and volunteer.  
June 7, 2013
  Midland, MI—June 5—We all know that summertime can bring severe weather to Michigan.  That’s why the American Red Cross is hosting a blood drive and Emergency Preparedness Fair at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Midland (1700 W. Sugnet Road). ...
May 24, 2013
May 23, 2011 – Flint, MI -  With Memorial Day approaching and excitement growing for NASCAR races, the American Red Cross is encouraging all eligible donors to come out to donate blood at the annual ‘Race for Life’ blood drive, Tuesday, May 28 at Courtland Center Mall....
May 20, 2013
  Lansing, MI—May 20—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 14, 2013
Midland blood drive gives donors a chance to help save lives, win NASCAR tickets    
April 15, 2013
National Volunteer Week slated for April 21 through 27    Lansing, MI—April 12—Ordinary people can accomplish some extraordinary things when they volunteer. Individuals and organizations can seize the moment and share in honoring America’s volunteers this spring. ...
April 3, 2013
  Birch Run, MI—April 3—Although you may have your sights set on warmer locales for Spring Break, you can bring sunshine and warmth to your life by simply volunteering to give blood at a community blood drive Wednesday, April 10 from 1PM to 7PM at Birch Run High School (12450...
March 22, 2013
  Bay City, MI—The American Red Cross is once again partnering with several local banks for the 8th Annual ‘Battle of the Banks Blood Challenge’.  
March 20, 2013
Red Cross blood donors generously give of themselves to help save lives. It doesn’t get more beautiful than that. ~Niki Taylor