American Red Cross

Peoria Public Radio News
7:05 am
Thu July 10, 2014

Red Cross hoping to avoid summer blood shortage

The American Red Cross in Peoria is hoping to prevent the summer shortage of blood that typically comes as area residents go on vacation. The local chapter is seeing fewer appointments at its blood donation centers and blood drives.

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Peoria Public Radio News
2:26 pm
Thu April 24, 2014

Additional Disaster Relief for Tornado Victims

November 2013 tornado damage

Individuals affected by November’s tornado will be getting extra help in the recovery process. The American Red Cross is partnering with AmeriCares and Lutheran Disaster Response to provide disaster case management. The expanded services will benefit families in Champaign, Massac and Tazewell counties, the areas hardest hit by the tornado.

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Peoria Public Radio News
2:39 pm
Tue July 9, 2013

Red Cross in urgent need of blood

The American Red Cross is in urgent need of blood. The Peoria area organization is asking for platelet and blood donors of all types.

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