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Blood Donors

Red Cross urges winter blood donations

MERRILLVILLE | The holidays bring families and friends together to share and celebrate.

November 30, 2013 12:05 am
Giving blood 'natural thing to do'

Giving blood 'natural thing to do'

Henry Peters, 61, recently was recognized as an outstanding blood donor in Lake County by the Indiana-Ohio Blood Services Region of the American Red Cross.

March 28, 2012 12:00 am

Have a heart and donate blood

MERRILLVILLE | Every day, hospital patients depend on steady and consistent blood donations from volunteer donors for the blood they may need for ongoing and emergency medical care. And with February designated American Heart Month, donors can put their heart into a worthwhile cause - helpin…

February 04, 2012 12:00 am

Blood donors deserve our thanks for saving lives

Your article on blood donors has a very personal meaning for my husband and me. Recently, due to unforeseen surgical complications, he required four units of blood.

January 10, 2012 12:00 am
Red Cross seeks blood drive sponsors

Red Cross seeks blood drive sponsors

American Red Cross depends on community volunteers to help organize blood drives, providing donors with familiar and convenient locations to save lives. Volunteers are also needed to help educate and inform people on the importance of blood donation.

December 17, 2011 12:00 am
Give the gift of blood

Give the gift of blood

LOWELL | GFWC/IFC Lowell Woman's Club is hosting its annual American Red Cross blood drive Saturday in partnership with the Lowell Public Library.

December 02, 2011 12:00 am

Red Cross extends blood drive hours to meet need

MERRILLVILLE | The supply of type O negative blood at the American Red Cross has dropped to critically low levels, causing officials to expand blood drive hours and urge all donors to keep scheduled appointments.

June 29, 2011 12:00 am

Red Cross urges public to give blood now

MERRILLVILLE | The supply of type O negative blood at the local American Red Cross has dropped to critical levels in recent days, as winter weather has canceled blood drives and prevented potential donors from safely traveling to give blood. Eligible donors with type O negative blood are esp…

January 27, 2011 12:00 am

Forget sales, help save life by giving blood

At the American Red Cross, we're asking people to forget the sales -- for just a day -- and to help save a life instead. A donation of blood or platelets this holiday season is the perfect gift.

December 29, 2010 12:00 am
Hammond union receives Red Cross award

Hammond union receives Red Cross award

MERRILLVILLE | American Red Cross Blood Services, Indiana-Ohio Region, recently presented The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers 697 with the American Red Cross Partnership Award.

November 08, 2010 12:00 am

Be the giving type and donate blood

MERRILLVILLE | While some people believe personality is driven by blood type, one truth holds - when you donate blood through the American Red Cross, you become the giving type.

November 03, 2010 12:00 am

Blood donors invited to put ‘zip' in their life

MERRILLVILLE | Getting away from it all has never been easier.

October 21, 2010 12:00 am
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