Newsroom Archive


March 23, 2016
OMAHA, Neb. — The American Red Cross has a significant need for type O negative blood donors to donate blood for patients.  
March 7, 2016
McCOOK, Neb. – Residents of McCook can help celebrate cancer survivor Darin Neben while supporting those in need by giving blood at the American Red Cross McCook community blood drive April 26-27.   Darin, from Culbertson, struggled with discomfort and pain for nearly two years, but...
March 7, 2016
SHENANDOAH, Iowa – The American Red Cross and Shenandoah Assembly of God are teaming up to host a blood drive Friday, March 25, from noon to 6 p.m. at 705 6th Ave.   “The idea to hold this blood drive came to me while I was preparing for Easter service,” said Pastor Chuck...
March 2, 2016
March is Red Cross Month and the American Red Cross honors those who donate blood and platelets, organize blood drives and volunteer in communities across the country. These everyday heroes are the face of the Red Cross and help save lives.
March 1, 2016
PAPILLION, Neb. – A Papillion family is teaming up with the American Red Cross for a second year to honor the memory of their son while helping others still in need. The Henry Seretta Memorial Blood Drive is Saturday, April 16; just two days after Henry would have turned 2.  
March 1, 2016
LINCOLN, Neb. — The University of Nebraska-Lincoln will host its annual spring blood drive with the American Red Cross and the Nebraska Community Blood Bank April 4-7. The event gives students, faculty and community members a chance to help make a difference for patients across the state....
February 18, 2016
HASTINGS, Neb. – NBC Nebraska and the American Red Cross are teaming up to help save lives during Red Cross Month by hosting a blood drive Friday, March 4, from 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. in Grand Island, Hastings and Kearney.  
February 4, 2016
PAPILLION, Neb. – The third annual Hope shoe and blood drive, created to honor the memory of 29-year-old Meighan Johansen, is expected to draw as many as100 blood donors and bring in thousands of pairs of shoes. The event is Saturday, Feb. 13 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Papillion Junior...
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....