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Help Cancer Patients by Giving Blood in Arcadia and Pasadena
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Help Cancer Patients by Giving Blood in Arcadia and Pasadena

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month – the perfect time to give blood or platelets to support cancer patients and others. Anna Gwinnup, a loving wife, mother and grandmother, was diagnosed with stage 1 breast cancer in September 2017. Within weeks, it advanced to stage 2, forcing her to undergo a double mastectomy, chemotherapy and…

Florence Victims Need Your Help Arcadia
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Florence Victims Need Your Help Arcadia

The Red Cross will be holding blood drives in Arcadia and Pasadena from Sept. 27 to Oct. 15 in order to help patients who are affected by Hurricane Florence. As the American Red Cross responds to Hurricane Florence, providing food, shelter and comfort to those affected, individuals outside the affected areas are urged to help…

Lisa Yang Appointed Red Cross <br> Ambassador to Arcadia
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Lisa Yang Appointed Red Cross
Ambassador to Arcadia

  “The San Gabriel Pomona Valley Chapter of the American Red Cross Los Angeles Region is pleased to announce the appointment of Lisa Yang as Ambassador to the City of Arcadia,” said Veronica Garcia Davalos, executive director of the SGPV Chapter. “As such, she will act as liaison between the city and Red Cross, helping to better…

Red Cross in Arcadia Issues Urgent Call for Blood Donors
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Red Cross in Arcadia Issues Urgent Call for Blood Donors

Blood supply dwindles after donations lagged during Fourth of July holiday week An emergency blood shortage is prompting the American Red Cross to issue an urgent call for eligible donors of all blood types – especially type O – to give now and help save lives. The Red Cross escalated its call for blood and…