american red cross

Blood Donations Needed
Summer weather is here, along with warmer weather and more fun activities that you can fit into three short months. But during the summer, the American Red Cross sees a significant drop in blood donations.
Red Cross Needs Blood
The American Red Cross has issued an appeal for blood, especially type O negative and AB type blood.  While our weather for the most part has been somewhat peaceful, other parts of the country in March have been forced to cancel about 250 blood drives due to the weather...
Blood Shortage in Minnesota
The American Red Cross is issuing an emergency call for blood as we are in the midst of a severe winter blood shortage. Nearly 100 blood drives were forced to cancel in December due to the severe weather. This resulted in more than 3,100 blood donations going uncollected...
Give the Gift of Blood
We mention American Red Cross Blood Drives quite often because it's an easy way to help others without costing you anything but a little time. With the donation of blood, you could save someone's life. As a matter of fact, you could be saving several people's lives...
Red Cross Needs Volunteers
Melanie Tschida is the executive director of the Southeast Minnesota Chapter of the American Red Cross and visits with us this morning on AM Minnesota.
The American Red Cross is probably most famous for their blood drives, but they also have the duty of contacting soldiers when urgent information nee…