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July 27, 2010
Fans cheer for different teams but come together to help patients in need through the American Red Cross LOUISVILLE, Ky. (July 27, 2010) – The University of Kentucky and the University of Louisville unite for the eighth year to encourage fans to help save lives this summer by donating blood...
June 30, 2010
Three days of fun and blood donations at Churchill Downs will help replenish the post-holiday blood supply
June 11, 2010
A safe and adequate blood supply is a cornerstone of modern healthcare. World Blood Donor Day is June 14 – the birthday of Karl Landsteiner, the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine winner who discovered the ABO blood group system. The day marks a special occasion for blood donors across the...
June 2, 2010
"FOCUS On Saving Lives This Summer" features the chance to win a 2010 Ford Focus while helping to save lives
May 28, 2010
With the Memorial Day weekend and the beginning of summer approaching, the supply of type O negative blood at the American Red Cross has dropped significantly. A decline in blood donations is typical during the summer as donors become busy with seasonal activities and overlook donating blood....
May 27, 2010
Join Red Cross Racing, donate blood and get points – or give points Memorial Day is a special holiday in America because it commemorates U.S. men and women who died during their military service. This year, the Red Cross asks you to honor our brave service members and help save lives...
May 24, 2010
Campaign honors fallen officers, raises awareness of need for blood Throughout the month of June, the American Red Cross will participate in the statewide Fallen Officer Blood Drive Campaign.  This is the fourth year the Red Cross will host blood drives across Indiana to honor fallen...
May 17, 2010
With busy summer schedules and vacations, it can be challenging for even the most committed donors to find time to give blood. That’s why the American Red Cross is asking for your help to remind all interested and eligible donors that no matter what their plans, they can be a lifesaver this...
February 24, 2010
After a month of good-natured rivalry, Penn State University and the University of Minnesota walked away with awards from the American Red Cross Big Ten Blood Drive Challenge. However, the real winners from this friendly competition were patients in need across the United States who could benefit...
February 20, 2010
As emergency relief efforts continue in Haiti, the nation recognizes March as Red Cross Month. The American Red Cross takes this time to honor the valuable contributions of generous volunteers whose commitment makes its work possible. March was first declared Red Cross Month in 1943, when President...