Steeleville woman wins $100 gas card from Red Cross

August 9, 2010

American Red Cross Blood Donor Donna J. Ebers of Steeleville, Ill. is a recent winner of a $100 gas card.


Anyone who presents to give blood at a Red Cross blood drive or donor center through Sept. 15 is automatically entered to win a $100 gasoline card. There will be one lucky winner each day.


Ebers, winner of the Aug. 3 drawing, is also entered into a drawing for a 2011 Ford Fiesta.


Thanks to a generous donation by the Ford Motor Company, the American Red Cross and Red Cross Racing are giving away a 2011 Ford Fiesta to one lucky winner. It’s our way of saying thank you to our committed blood donors. Donors can register online at for a chance to win.  Visit the website for official rules. The sweepstakes ends Nov. 1, 2010.


Register online and become a Red Cross Racing donor today! Every time you record your blood or platelet donations online, you’ll get points which can be exchanged for cool prizes. Red Cross Racing is an innovative program designed to encourage NASCAR fans to donate blood through the Red Cross.  Thanks to on-going support from 3M Company, the Red Cross has two full paint schemes on the Rousch Fenway No. 16 Ford Fusion this racing season. We were at the New Hampshire race on Sunday, June 27 and will be at the Texas race on Sunday, Nov. 7.


For your convenience, you may now schedule blood donation appointments online at  You may also call 1-800-RED CROSS.