Newsroom Archive

Lewis and Clark Blood Services Region

June 30, 2015
  The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to make an appointment now to give blood or platelets and help prevent a summer shortage.  
May 18, 2015
  The American Red Cross urges donors to choose their day to give hope to patients in need by donating blood or platelets during the “100 days of summer. 100 days of hope.” campaign, officially sponsored by Suburban Propane.  
March 9, 2015
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Mar. 9) — Following round after round of snow, freezing rain and arctic cold in many parts of the country, the American Red Cross has an urgent need for eligible blood and platelet donors to give now to help restock its shelves.  
February 19, 2015
  SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Feb. 18) — In honor of Red Cross Month in March, the American Red Cross encourages people to uncover their inner hero and donate blood or platelets, volunteer their time or sign up to organize a blood drive.   Since 1943, every president has designated March...
January 7, 2015
  SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Jan. 1) — January is National Blood Donor Month and this year, American Red Cross supporters have a new way to help save lives through blood and platelet donation with SleevesUp virtual blood drives.  
December 11, 2014
  POCATELLO, Ida. — Ray VanMinsel has been a consistent blood donor in his community. One year ago, he found himself on the receiving end of those donations. He received nearly 100 blood and platelet pints between January and April of 2014, after he was diagnosed with Aplastic Anemia....
December 10, 2014
  SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Come join us for our 15th Annual "Reach Out Utah" blood drive on Dec. 16 from 6am-6pm. Fox 13’s Big Budha will be broadcasting live along with 97.1’s popular D.J., A.J. All presenting donors will receive a long sleeved black t-shirt....
November 25, 2014
  SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Nov. 25) — This holiday season, the American Red Cross encourages individuals to give something that means something – a blood or platelet donation. This simple, potentially lifesaving act can give patients in need another holiday season with family and...
November 25, 2014
  SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – The first nationwide partnership and “Fuel Your Community” campaign between the American Red Cross and energy provider Suburban Propane in October helped collect thousands of lifesaving blood and platelet donations for patients at approximately 2,600...
October 6, 2014
  During October, Suburban Propane is joining the American Red Cross to raise awareness of the constant need for blood and platelet donations with the first nationwide “Fuel Your Community” campaign. All presenting blood and platelet donors at Red Cross blood drives and donation...