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Great Lakes

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
March 1, 2013
Michigan Lawmaker to Donate 20th Gallon of Blood on March 1st   Lansing, MI—Blood donors are Everyday Heroes who help save lives.  March is Red Cross Month and the American Red Cross takes this time to recognize these lifesavers, thanks them for their generosity and encourages...
January 30, 2013
Spartans Vow to Go Green.  Beat Blue.  Give Red.     Lansing, MI—January 30—It’s that time of year again when the American Red Cross encourages Michigan State University students, staff, alumni and fans to show their Spartan pride by rolling up their sleeves to...
January 21, 2013
  Lansing, MI--This winter’s flu season has hit early and hard. The American Red Cross is seeing a lower-than-expected turnout at some scheduled blood drives because donors are unable to keep their appointments. As the number of people with the flu grows, there may be a decrease in the...
January 9, 2013
Red Cross Encourages Public to Honor Blood Donors by Helping Save Lives    Lansing, MI—January 4—Since 1970, blood collection organizations like the American Red Cross have designated January as National Blood Donor Month.  Each year, about 9.5 million volunteers donate...
December 31, 2012
  Many New Year’s resolutions focus on breaking bad habits.  The American Red Cross is encouraging you to take up a positive habit instead.  
December 13, 2012
Red Cross, Lite 96.3FM Encourage You To 'Give Something That Means Something' This Holiday Season   The American Red Cross and Lite 96.3FM are encouraging everyone to ‘give something that means something’ this holiday season by rolling-up their sleeves and donating blood at...
December 13, 2012
  Lansing, MI—December 12, 2012—The American Red Cross and St. Joseph Catholic Church in Mayville are joining forces for a very special holiday blood drive on Monday, December 17th.  
November 19, 2012
  November 19, 2012—Lansing, MI—The American Red Cross and Grand Traverse Pie Company in Brighton are partnering this holiday season to provide everyone who schedules an appointment to donate platelets at the Flint Donor Center a free pie.  
November 19, 2012
Donors Can Give the Gift of Life and Toys This Holiday Season   November 19, 2012 – Lansing, MI – The American Red Cross is once again joining forces with the Courtland Center Mall, ABC-12, and CARS-108 to help save lives this holiday season.  Eligible donors are encouraged to...