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2014-03-07 12:23:57

Online appointment campaign begins at Las Vegas race and concludes in Darlington with one blood donor signing their name on the No. 16 hood WASHINGTON, March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The No. 16 American Red Cross Ford Fusion sports the first of two #ImProud2Give paint schemes at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway this Sunday, March 9. The No. 16 hood is covered with a larger-than-life Red Cross blood donor sticker, advertising Your Name Here and launching a campaign asking blood donors to...

2014-02-17 23:23:36

Ray Chevrolet of Fox Lake is proud to announce their upcoming community blood drive on Saturday, 2.22.14 from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm. Fox Lake, IL (PRWEB) February 17, 2014 Ray Chevrolet of Fox Lake is proud to announce their upcoming community blood drive on Saturday, 2.22.14 from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm. Ray Chevrolet invites the public to come out and donate blood to support life in the Chicagoland community. The drive will be set up in the 2nd floor conference room at the dealership, in...

2014-02-13 12:28:10

More than 700 People Seek Refuge in 110 Shelters Across Eight States WASHINGTON, Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Red Cross is responding to the huge winter storm barreling up the East Coast and asking people to give blood to make up for the blood drives canceled due to the storm. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090108/RedCrossLOGO) The storm has caused the cancellation of about 265 Red Cross blood drives in the south and along the East Coast, resulting in...

2014-02-12 12:28:34

Blood Drives Shut Down; More Than 1,000 Canceled Since Start of 2014 WASHINGTON, Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Red Cross is responding across multiple states to the massive winter storm that is affecting people from the Gulf Coast to New England and offers steps people can take to stay safe during this dangerous weather. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090108/RedCrossLOGO) The storm is already affecting people across the southern states and as many as 200...

2014-01-27 16:23:40

She's Going to the Super Bowl! NEW YORK, Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New York Blood Center (NYBC) is wrapping up its eight-month partnership with the 2014 Super Bowl Host Committee, sending a blood donor to the big game this weekend with a pair of tickets. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140127/DC53410) "More than a quarter of a million names were entered in the sweepstakes, representing everyone who donated blood with us from May 24 to January 17," said...

2014-01-06 12:22:44

Weather Cancels Nearly 125 Red Cross Blood Drives WASHINGTON, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Red Cross is helping people impacted by the frigid cold air covering two-thirds of the country, and offers steps people can take to stay safe during this dangerous weather. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090108/RedCrossLOGO) Red Cross workers are opening shelters and warming centers for people affected by the extreme cold, and working with local emergency officials...

2013-12-31 23:24:26

This time of year, give someone the gift of life by donating blood. Quality Mat Company urges everyone to give blood during National Volunteer Blood Donor Month. Beaumont, Texas (PRWEB) December 31, 2013 Since January 1970, this upcoming month has been declared National Volunteer Blood Donor Month by the American Red Cross. With the holidays coming to an end, it’s difficult for the American Red Cross to collect the amount of blood donations that are needed. Quality Mat, your source for...

2013-12-27 04:21:19

DUBLIN, December 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/r72trl/apheresis_market) has announced the addition of the "Global Apheresis Market Report 2013-2017" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/r72trl/apheresis_market ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Apheresis is a process wherein blood is collected and separated into different components, leveraging...

2013-12-09 23:00:24

Foundation Financial Group announced several Raleigh employees will be supporting the American Red Cross through a blood drive on Monday, Dec. 23. The blood drive will take place in the Bent Tree Office Park, which is located at 701 Exposition Place and is home to FFG’s Raleigh Regional Sales Center. Raleigh, North Carolina (PRWEB) December 10, 2013 Foundation Financial Group announced several Raleigh employees will be supporting the American Red Cross through a blood drive on Monday,...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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