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Southwest Blood Services Region

 
October 3, 2014
During October, Suburban Propane is joining the American Red Cross to raise awareness of the constant need for blood and platelet donations with the first nationwide “Fuel Your Community” campaign.
October 1, 2014
After the success of his one-day blood drive in Houston, Fowler to donate $1,000 to the Red Cross for each registered blood donation from Oct. 1 through Oct. 31, up to $75,000.
October 1, 2014
After the success of his one-day blood drive in Houston, Fowler to donate $1,000 to the Red Cross for each registered blood donation from Oct. 1 through Oct. 31, up to $75,000.
September 29, 2014
The students at Sapulpa’s Freedom Elementary School may not be old enough to donate blood, but they are discovering that blood donors are lifesaving heroes.  As part of the American Red Cross Pint-Size Hero Program, students are learning about the importance of blood donation and are...
September 29, 2014
During National Hispanic Heritage Month, the American Red Cross and St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church announce a blood drive scheduled for Oct. 5 to help raise the awareness of the need for Latin-American blood donors.“Whether you attend this church or not, we invite you to come to the blood...
September 25, 2014
 Dedicated men and women in uniform serve the public every day by responding to local emergencies and keeping the community safe. Now, they are joining forces to help save lives in a different way. The Manor at Seagoville will be hosting the Seagoville Fire Department and Police Department as...
September 25, 2014
 Disasters can strike at any time, and the American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to help their communities prepare for emergencies by giving blood at two upcoming blood drives. Lowe’s Southlake and other community partners including the City of Southlake Emergency Management...
April 25, 2014
Statistics say 25 percent of the U.S. population will need blood at some point in their lives. Trinity Meadows Intermediate school nurse Alicia Dunn knows firsthand the importance of donations because both her husband and close friend have received blood while fighting cancer. Dunn is choosing to...
April 11, 2014
Potentially lifesaving blood donations can only come from generous volunteers. This April, during National Volunteer Month, the American Red Cross invites eligible donors of all blood types to roll up a sleeve and help meet the constant need for donated blood. Approximately 5,600 times a day...
January 9, 2014
As severe winter weather begins to subside, the American Red Cross is asking all eligible blood and platelet donors to help offset a weather-related shortfall in donations. Approximately 280 blood drives across 25 states were canceled across the U.S. due to snow and extreme cold. The blood drive...