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July 6, 2016
Join Dr. San Guinary in helping to save lives this summer by donating blood at the O Comic Con in Council Bluffs on Saturday, July 9.    O Comic Con attendees made last year's drive a huge success, meeting the day’s goal with hours to spare. Those who come out to donate this...
July 6, 2016
This isn’t your ordinary blood drive. Live rock music, concert footage from some of the best bands to ever grace the rock scene, special refreshments and incentives fit for a star all make up the sixth annual Let It Bleed blood drive coming to Omaha and Council Bluffs Friday, Aug. 12. ...
July 5, 2016
The American Red Cross has issued an emergency call for blood and platelets, urging all eligible donors to give now to replenish an extremely low summer blood supply.   
June 27, 2016
The American Red Cross is partnering with the Nebraska Crossing Outlet Mall to celebrate the holiday weekend by helping save lives. Nebraska Crossing will host the Red, White and You blood drive on Saturday, July 2, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Nebraska Crossing Outlet Mall, 21209 Nebraska Crossing...
June 20, 2016
The Stephenson family knows the importance of blood donation all too well, which is why they are partnering with the American Red Cross to host a blood drive in honor of their daughter, Emily, on Tuesday, June 28.   
June 20, 2016
Four years ago, Ashley Popple took her son, Grayson, to the doctor after he complained of feeling ill. The doctor diagnosed Grayson with the flu and sent the Popples home. Over the next few days, Grayson’s health continued to decline and he returned to the doctor.  
June 16, 2016
For the fourth year in a row, Jenny and Carl Roux are hosting an  American Red Cross blood drive in memory of their son, Blake.   Blake was born with a rare chromosomal disorder and needed surgery immediately after he was born. He received blood several times during his short life, and...
June 10, 2016
The American Red Cross encourages the Blue Hill community to help save lives by giving blood in honor of local resident, Pam Niemeyer at the community blood drive Wednesday, June 17.   In June 2015, Niemeyer was diagnosed with colon cancer. Since then she has received several blood...
June 8, 2016
The American Red Cross is partnering with Nexcare Bandages and supermodel Niki Taylor to urge eligible blood and platelet donors to give this June in honor of World Blood Donor Day on June 14.   
June 8, 2016
An American Red Cross blood drive will be held Friday, June 10, in memory of Paul Beranek, who lost his second battle with cancer in December. Beranek made a tremendous impact in the community as a teacher, coach, mentor and friend.   Beranek, better known as “Coach B,” led Ravenna...