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28 12, 2017

Blood Center Celebrating 65 years and National Blood Donor Month in January

2018-01-03T09:15:56-05:00December 28th, 2017|Events, News, Press Release|

The Rock River Valley Blood Center (RRVBC) is celebrating its 65th birthday in conjunction with National Blood Donor Month in January. January has long been observed as National Blood Donor Month and is recognized by the federal government. It offers blood centers the opportunity to thank the giving donors that make [...]

29 11, 2017

Rock River Valley Blood Center’s Be The Match® Program Receives National Performance Recognition

2017-11-29T13:04:06-05:00November 29th, 2017|Uncategorized|

At the Annual Fall Council Meeting of the National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP), the Rock River Valley Blood Center (RRVBC) received the following honors: Tier 1 Donor Management Performance and Top Honors for Recruitment of both ethnically diverse and Caucasian donors. RRVBC was the only center in their category to be [...]

17 08, 2017

Papa John’s Week at Rock River Valley Blood Center August 21-26

2017-09-22T13:52:40-05:00August 17th, 2017|News|

Monday, August 21st—Saturday, August 26th blood donors will receive a coupon for a free medium one topping pizza or order of cheesesticks from participating Papa John’s when they donate at a donor center or blood drive!! Donors will also receive an NFL magnet with Bears and Packers game day schedules. “As [...]

10 08, 2017

Rotary Club of Rockford East – Cherry Valley to host blood drive

2017-09-22T13:49:05-05:00August 10th, 2017|News|

On Tuesday, August 15th, the Rotary Club of Rockford East-Cherry Valley to host blood drive at the Rock River Valley Blood Center location at 3065 N. Perryville Road in Rockford. The drive will take place in conjunction with the group’s monthly meeting. “Rotary's motto of ‘Service Above Self’ explains why we [...]

23 06, 2017

Blood Donors Needed Before the July 4th Holiday!

2017-11-16T09:39:32-05:00June 23rd, 2017|Press Release|

To ensure an adequate summer blood supply, Rock River Valley Blood Center (RRVBC) is asking healthy individuals to donate blood leading up to the July 4th Holiday. Both Whole Blood and Platelet Donors are Needed. ALL BLOOD TYPES ARE NEEDED. “The Fourth of July is always a challenge. We will be [...]

5 06, 2017

Urgent Call for O Negative Blood Donors

2017-11-16T09:40:34-05:00June 5th, 2017|Press Release|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Urgent Call for O Negative Blood Donors An immediate appeal is being issued for all O Negative blood donors to donate as soon as possible. The supply of O Negative blood has reached extremely low levels due to high usage in area hospitals. Usage over the Memorial Day [...]

31 05, 2017

McDonald’s Mondays are Back at RRVBC this Summer

2017-11-16T09:41:01-05:00May 31st, 2017|Press Release|

Beginning Monday, June 5 and running through August 28, 2017, area blood donors will receive a coupon for a Free Medium Fry and Free Medium Beverage from participating McDonald’s when they donate at a donor center or blood drive on a Monday!! Once again, area McDonald’s have partnered with Rock River [...]

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