URGENT NEED for ALL DONATIONS & BLOOD TYPES especially Type O, AB and all types for Platelets. Click here to schedule your donation and help spread the wordThere is no deferral for COVID-19 vaccinations currently being administered in the U.S. and donors are not required to show status. Learn more about our donor eligibility and Coronavirus Pandemic Response. Face masks and appointments are required. Same-day appointments can be made, call 800-747-5401.  

We have a new name, ImpactLife, that better reflects our mission. Read more about our evolution here: www.bloodcenter.org/impactlife 

National Blood Donor Month (NBDM) could not come at a more crucial time. The COVID-19 pandemic has put additional pressure on the blood supply. We are encouraging blood donors to make and keep appointments to donate blood during the months to come.

Share the graphics and messages below across your social media channels to help spread the word! Together we can change the world!

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  • January is #NationalBloodDonorMonth! Thank you to all of the donors who have helped keep the nation's blood supply ready when needed. Learn more about how you are helping your community at www.bloodcenter.org!
     
  • Do you know someone with cancer? Someone who is pregnant? Someone with sickle cell disease? Then you know someone who may need blood. Learn more at www.bloodcenter.org.
     
  • It takes less than an hour to change the world! And you’ll get a voucher to redeem a gift card or long sleeve t-shirt along with juice and cookies, courtesy of ImpactLife! Save your spot (appointments required!) at www.bloodcenter.org
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  • Commit to donate 2 in 2022! Schedule your donation at www.bloodcenter.org!
     
  • Everyday, someone in your community may need blood. Schedule your donation today at www.bloodcenter.org.

  • Do you know someone with cancer? Someone who is pregnant? Someone with sickle cell disease? Then you know someone who may need blood. Learn more at www.bloodcenter.org!

  • Fact: 1 in 7 patients entering a hospital will use blood. Schedule your donation today at www.bloodcenter.org.

  • Fact: Only 12% of blood donations come from millennials. Schedule your donation today at www.bloodcenter.org.

  • Fact: 50% of the nations blood supply comes from blood drives. Learn more about hosting a blood drive at www.bloodcenter.org.

  • Fact: Only 5% of blood donor in the United States are African American, but the need is greater. Learn more about the need for a diverse donor base at www.bloodcenter.org.

USE THE FOLLOWING HASHTAGS IN YOUR POSTS!
#NBDM #NBDM22 #NationalBloodDonorMonth 

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