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River Valley

June 29, 2015
The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to make an appointment now to give blood or platelets and help prevent a summer shortage. The call for donations is supported by a recent survey of Red Cross blood and platelet donors showing that more than 40 percent plan to travel the week before or...
June 18, 2015
  BEDFORD, Ky. (June 18, 2015) — A special blood drive is being held on Tuesday, June 30, in memory of Trimble County High School student, Christopher Goodin.  This is the second year the school system has hosted the blood drive in Christopher’s memory. He passed away two...
June 17, 2015
  This summer, the American Red Cross and Cedar Fair theme parks are partnering to thank those who come out to donate blood or platelets at select blood drives with a free Cedar Fair theme park ticket.
June 4, 2015
  The River Valley Blood Services Region cordially invites you to the  2015 Annual Board of Directors Meeting Tuesday, June 9, 2015 Noon – 1:30 p.m. EST American Red Cross Auditorium – 2nd floor 510 E Chestnut Street, Louisville, Kentucky  Board Member Elections
May 20, 2015
  The American Red Cross urges donors to choose their day to give hope to patients in need by donating blood or platelets during the “100 days of summer, 100 days of hope” campaign, officially sponsored by Suburban Propane.
May 15, 2015
  LOUISVILLE, Ky. (May 18, 2015) — The simple act of donating blood can have a big impact this summer. Your donation can help ensure blood is available for those who need it during a time when donations decline. The American Red Cross is asking donors to make and keep an appointment to...
May 6, 2015
  EVANSVILLE, Ind. (May 6, 2015) — The American Red Cross’s River Valley Blood Services Region is partnering with the Southwestern Indiana Red Cross Chapter for the Life Saving Partners Blood Drive. The drive takes place on Monday, May 18 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Chapter...
May 6, 2015
  GEORGETOWN, Ind. (May 6, 2015) — The American Red Cross is partnering with Georgetown Elementary School and the family of 11-year-old Harper Wehneman for a blood drive in Harper’s memory on Monday, May 11 at the elementary school.
May 6, 2015
  SPRINGFIELD, Ky. (April 27, 2015) — The American Red Cross is hosting a special blood drive on Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 10 at St. Dominic School in honor of church member Pat O’Bryan.
May 6, 2015
This summer, high school and college students can win a scholarship by hosting an American Red Cross blood drive through the Leaders Save Lives program. Registration is now open to host a participating blood drive between June 1 and Aug. 31, 2015.   The Leaders Save Lives program encourages...