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April 11, 2012
Zachary Elsenpeter, an eight-year-old kidney transplant and blood recipient will be honored at the American Red Cross blood drive on April 12, 2012 from 12:30 – 5:30 p.m. at Andover Elementary School, 14950 Andover Blvd NW.  All eligible donors are encouraged to give blood for patients...
February 29, 2012
During Red Cross Month this March, the American Red Cross is asking everyone to help people in need by supporting the lifesaving services it provides. “Red Cross Month is a great time for people to support our mission. Please remember those who need our help, and support the Red Cross by...
February 22, 2012
During Red Cross Month, the American Red Cross is asking everyone to help people in need by supporting the lifesaving services it provides. Individuals can get involved by giving blood, getting trained, volunteering or making a financial donation.
January 27, 2012
The University of Minnesota and University of Wisconsin enjoy friendly rivalries and competing on the playing field, but they share a common cause. They are helping save lives through the American Red Cross Border Challenge. The goal of the challenge is to have University of Minnesota students,...
January 10, 2012
The American Red Cross will recognize and celebrate St. Paul resident Dolly Ruark for reaching her 100-gallon blood donation milestone on Tuesday, January 17, 2012 at 2:30 p.m. at the St. Paul Area Blood Donation Center, 176 Robert Street.  Ruark started donating whole blood in the late 1960s...
December 26, 2011
Employees at the Owatonna Hospital experience the need for blood every day through the patients they serve. However, for two employees the cause is even closer to home. Nadine Worm and Judy Parker, point of service patient registration specialists and blood drive coordinators, are both...
December 14, 2011
Tis' the season when everyone's searching for last minute gifts.  The perfect last gift can be found without stepping foot into a mall, placing an order online or spending a dime. This holiday season, the American Red Cross is encouraging eligible donors to give one last gift...
December 5, 2011
While hundreds of millions of packages containing the latest gadgets and gizmos will be shipped by retailers to consumers this holiday season, local American Red Cross blood delivery driver Roger Larson will be dropping off what patients consider the perfect gift – lifesaving blood products.
November 17, 2011
This Thanksgiving, you can give patients the opportunity to spend another holiday with their family and friends, and get a complimentary pumpkin pie, by donating blood through the American Red Cross. Throughout the year, dedicated donors take time out of their day to help patients in need. During...
November 8, 2011
The American Red Cross is asking people to roll up their sleeves and give blood or platelets this Veterans Day weekend to honor those who have served their country. At the same time, anyone who comes to donate will have the opportunity to sign a card and include a personal message that will become...