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November 5, 2015
LINCOLN, Neb. – Channel 8 KLKN-TV, Children’s Hospital & Medical Center and Gateway Mall are helping make the Lincoln Holiday Blood Drive bigger than ever. This year, Lincoln area residents will have the chance to help save lives at three locations on Tuesday, Dec. 22.  
November 5, 2015
GRAND ISLAND, Neb. – The American Red Cross, GI Family Radio, and Children’s Hospital & Medical Center encourage residents of the tri-cities to #GiveWithMeaning, and help save lives by giving blood before the new year. The annual Tri-cities Holiday Blood Drive is in Grand Island,...
November 4, 2015
OMAHA, Neb. – The American Red Cross, KETV NewsWatch 7 and Children’s Hospital & Medical Center encourage Omaha metro residents to #GiveWithMeaning, and help save lives by giving blood this holiday season. The annual Holiday Blood Drive returns to Omaha and Council Bluffs on Monday...
October 30, 2015
NORFOLK, Neb. — Giving blood is easy as pie when Norfolk residents join the American Red Cross, the Norfolk Police Department and Perkins at a special blood drive Wednesday, Nov. 25.  
October 27, 2015
OMAHA¸ Neb. — American Red Cross blood and platelet donors can now help save lives in less time by using the new Red Cross RapidPass online health history system.   RapidPass streamlines the donation experience by allowing donors to complete pre-donation reading and health history...
October 26, 2015
FREMONT, Neb. — The American Red Cross and the Fremont community are teaming up to honor the memory of a longtime blood donor, Max Christensen, with blood drives held in his name Nov. 16, 17 and 21.  
October 21, 2015
OMAHA, Neb. — Donating blood is easy as pie this November. The American Red Cross, Village Inn and Baker’s are encouraging donors to get a jump start on the giving season by donating blood at the annual Village Inn and Baker’s Pie Drives Nov. 14-26.  
October 12, 2015
OMAHA, Neb. — Nebraska students in Albion, Schuyler and Unadilla have taken home three of the ten scholarships awarded nationwide through the American Red Cross Leaders Save Lives program. The students won a combined $5,000 for hosting successful Red Cross blood drives over the summer. Now,...
October 9, 2015
GRAND ISLAND, Neb. — The American Red Cross has implemented a new schedule for platelet donations at the Grand Island Blood Donation Center to better meet the needs of local donors and hospitals across the region.  
September 15, 2015
LINCOLN, Neb. — Students, faculty and alumni at the University of Nebraska are celebrating a “heroic homecoming” this September by rolling up their sleeves to be everyday heroes for those in need here in Lincoln, across the state of Nebraska and potentially across the country....