FDA Eases Restrictions on Blood Donations from Gay MenThe nation's three-decade-old ban on blood donations from gay and bisexual men was formally lifted Monday, but major restrictions will continue to limit who can give blood.
Anheuser-Busch to Deliver 50,000+ Cans of Water to Firefighters in WashingtonA truck loaded with water will arrive early this week in Wenatchee, Washington. Columbia Distributing, the local Anheuser-Busch distributor, is working with the American Red Cross and Chelan County Public Works to distribute the water.
Ordinary People Doing Extraordinary Things: Jim and Carol WoltersJim and Carol Wolters of Maryville, Illinois, should be in a hall of fame category for blood donors.
Destroyed Ferguson QuikTrip Will Not Be RebuiltThe burned-out Ferguson QuikTrip that was destroyed during unrest following the shooting death of Michael Brown will not be rebuilt at the site - it will instead be donated to the Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis.
Red Cross: Harsh Winter Depleting Blood DonationsEndless snow, extreme cold, and widespread flu keeping donors at home.
Panties for the PoorNancy Taylor is starting a charity in conjunction with the Community Hope Center that she calls "The Underwear Drawer."
Man Wants To Donate His Kidney This Holiday SeasonOne man really does want to give the “gift of life” this holiday season.
Cash-Strapped Teachers Finding Financial Support OnlineSupporters can find classroom project they want to help fund by going to www.donorschoose.org.
Illinois Donates Surplus Computers to Vets GroupsIllinois is donating 400 repaired, surplus computers to veterans groups for job training programs.
Missouri Governor Nixon Bags Buck, Urges Hunters to Donate to Food Banks“I’m pleased to again join thousands of Missouri hunters who are donating venison to help provide for those in need,” Gov. Nixon said.
Top Local St. Louis Arts Programs To SupportThe arts in St. Louis benefit from the vision and generosity of its patrons. This city's thriving and abundant cultural arts community is a product of enthusiastic support from these five arts programs. Play your part by donating to a few to help ensure continued growth.