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July 14, 2017
July 27 event comes as Red Cross faces critical blood shortage KIRKSVILLE, Mo. — Kirksville Daily Express, Radio Park, KTVO, KLTE Bott Radio, Cable One, Rehoboth Baptist Church and the St. Louis Cardinals are once again teaming up to help save lives at an important time of year. Blood and...
July 13, 2017
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — This Shark Week, individuals can help save lives and get closer to sharks and other marine life with the American Red Cross at the Sea Life Kansas City Aquarium Shark Week Blood Drive July 24 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., at 2475 Grand Blvd., in the Crown Center. Those who come...
July 11, 2017
Donate in honor of local teenage cancer survivor and receive a Cardinals T-shirt JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — For the sixth consecutive year, Zimmer Radio & Marketing Group stations 94.3 Kat Country, 101.9 The Wave and News Radio 950 KWOS are teaming up with the St. Louis Cardinals and the...
July 5, 2017
The American Red Cross is facing a critical blood shortage and is issuing an emergency call for eligible blood and platelet donors of all blood types to give now and help save lives.   Blood donations have fallen short of expectations for the past two months, resulting in about 61,000 fewer...
June 26, 2017
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Friends of Marta Smith will a host a blood drive in her memory on Sunday, July 9 from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Highlands Community of Christ Church. Marta had numerous blood transfusions before she passed away from Osteosarcoma on Feb. 11, 2007. 
June 22, 2017
EDINA, Mo.— For the sixth consecutive year the American Red Cross and the Edina Christian Church are teaming up with family and friends of Randy Gossman to host a blood drive in his memory on July 10 from 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Knox Community Center.
June 12, 2017
The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to give blood this summer for hospital patients in need and offers three easy steps people can take to help save lives.    Schedule – Use the free Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-...
May 30, 2017
The American Red Cross urges those who have never given blood before –  as well as those who haven’t given recently – to make an appointment to give blood or platelets now and help sustain a sufficient community blood supply this summer.  
May 18, 2017
David Hall died in 2013 following leukemia battle KIRKSVILLE, Mo. — For four years, David Hall battled cancer. Now, for the fifth straight year, Hall’s family and friends, the City of Kirksville, Kirksville Masonic Lodge No.105, Adair Masonic Lodge No. 366 and the American Red Cross...
May 16, 2017
Fredbird and Team Fredbird to appear at locations on June 14-15 ST. LOUIS, Mo. — The St. Louis Cardinals, Fox Sports Midwest and the American Red Cross encourage fans to ‘knock it outta the park’ by donating blood to help save lives June 13-15 at various St. Louis area...