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February 2, 2016
LINCOLN, Neb.  – A Lincoln man who depended on blood donations during his battle with cancer will be remembered during the third annual Savior Neighbor Blood Drive held Saturday, Feb. 13 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Lincoln Racquet Club, 5300 Old Cheney Road.  
January 11, 2016
MOORHEAD, Iowa  — A local teenager who left a legacy as a regular blood donor will be remembered in a special way on Jan. 30 in Moorhead. Friends of McKenzie Cummins have teamed up with the American Red Cross to host a blood drive in memory of the 2015 West Monona High School graduate....
January 11, 2016
RED OAK, Iowa — Beautiful, bubbly, energetic – just a few of the words loved ones use to describe 26-year-old Red Oak mother and businesswoman, Tina Bishop, who was recently diagnosed with cancer. In honor of her strength and determination, Bishop’s family is joining the American...
January 11, 2016
OMAHA, Neb. — The American Red Cross has an urgent need for blood and platelet donations to prevent a shortage this winter. Busy holiday schedules in November and December contributed to about 1,700 fewer blood drives held across the country compared to the two previous months, which has...
December 23, 2015
OMAHA, Neb. — As millions of Americans make their final gift purchases this holiday season, the American Red Cross reminds eligible donors to give the most meaningful gift of all – the gift of life – by donating blood or platelets.  
December 16, 2015
ESSEX, Iowa — The American Red Cross and the Essex community are teaming up to honor Essex High School graduate, new mother and recent blood recipient, Stephanie McBride, with a blood drive in her name Friday, Jan. 8, 2016.   As McBride prepared to welcome her daughter into the world in...
December 16, 2015
NORTH PLATTE, Neb. – The American Red Cross, the North Platte Jaycees and Huskeradio are asking North Platte residents to give with meaning and help save lives by giving blood this holiday season. The fourth annual Mistletoe Magic Blood Drive returns to North Platte on Thursday, Dec. 24....
November 27, 2015
BEATRICE, Neb. (Dec. 2, 2015) – The American Red Cross is asking area residents to be part of something meaningful this holiday season by giving blood before the new year. Blood drives in honor of Wymore 11-year-old Jentry Schell are coming up in Wymore, Humboldt, Pawnee City and Beatrice....
November 12, 2015
BEATRICE, Neb. – The American Red Cross, Beatrice 1450 KWBE, and Children’s Hospital & Medical Center want to encourage local residents to #GiveWithMeaning, and help save lives by giving blood before the new year. The annual Holiday Blood Drive returns to Beatrice Tuesday, Dec. 29...
November 9, 2015
McCOOK, Neb. – The American Red Cross encourages McCook area residents to #GiveWithMeaning, and help save lives by giving blood this holiday season. The McCook Holiday Blood Drive in honor of Abby Sedlacek is Tuesday, Dec. 29 and Wednesday, Dec. 30.