This category is for posts announcing some kind of news in the community or from within the Organization.

2 09, 2022

Vein to Vein: The Science of Blood Donation

2022-09-02T09:55:21-05:00September 2nd, 2022|News|

ABC and ADRP have launched Vein to Vein: The Science of Blood Donation, a new high school education program that helps educators craft lesson plans to develop student leadership skills and a lifelong interest in supporting our nation’s blood supply. Educators can download: A comprehensive education program designed to meet Next Generation [...]

5 08, 2022

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of Infectious Disease and HIV/AIDS Policy Launches the Giving = Living Campaign

2022-08-05T08:14:11-05:00August 5th, 2022|News, Press Release|

The COVID-19 pandemic severely disrupted our nation’s blood supply. Businesses, schools, and other organizations cut back on blood drives. Many drives were also cancelled because of staffing shortages. On top of that, shortages occur when there are disasters, flu outbreaks, and even during the summer months when many people go on [...]

27 04, 2022

Stephenson/Winnebago County Beef Association Donates Beef Sticks for Blood Donors in honor of National Beef Month

2022-05-02T13:27:24-05:00April 27th, 2022|News, Press Release|

Blood donors can enjoy beef sticks during the month of May thanks to a donation from the Stephenson/Winnebago County Beef Association in honor of National Beef Month. Beef Month spotlights the U.S. beef industry and those who play integral roles – from farmers to processors – in the process. Beef is [...]

25 04, 2022

Rock River Valley Blood Center Celebrates Mothers

2022-05-02T13:30:21-05:00April 25th, 2022|News, Press Release|

The Rock River Valley Blood Center (RRVBC) is partnering with London Avenue Designs for a Mother’s Day promotion and blood drive from April 25-April 30 at all RRVBC donor centers during regular hours of operation. All donors who give blood during the timeframe will receive a Mother’s Day card to give [...]

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