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Red Cross volunteers from Kansas City bring hope to communities in Hurricane Matthew recovery

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By Julia LugonAmerican Red Cross “Can you deploy in 48 hours?” That was the question asked of American Red Cross volunteers Walt Davis and Doug Bebee from the Greater Kansas City Chapter when Hurricane Matthew reached the East Coast. Its trail of destruction included four states — Florida, Georgia, South Carolina and North Carolina —
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Donate blood to Red Cross before the holiday season to save lives

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The American Red Cross encourages eligible donors in the Western Missouri Region to give blood to help stock the shelves before the busy holiday season. Many regular donors delay giving between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day because of holiday activities. This often causes a drop in donated blood available for patients. Therefore, more donations are
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Red Cross, Nexcare and supermodel Niki Taylor Urge Blood Donation for World Blood Donor Day

Posted by LIZ DAVENPORT
The American Red Cross is partnering with Nexcare Bandages and supermodel Niki Taylor to urge eligible blood and platelet donors to give this month in honor of World Blood Donor Day on June 14. This Red Cross has 19 blood donation sites planned this month in Kansas and Missouri locations within its Western Missouri Region. This is
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