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Holiday Hugs 2017

November 7, 2017

If you are a platelet donor, come be part of our annual Holiday Hugs program! Apheresis/platelet donors are encouraged to sign up for Holiday Hugs and give three times over the holidays, during specific time periods. We’ll make sure you know about the specific dates for returning to donate. Complete the program by making all […]

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Summer Fun Blood Drive

July 14, 2017

Make a splash this summer by saving lives! Donate blood at the Summer Fun Blood Drive, only at CBCO’s four donor centers from July 30 – August 4, 2018. Schedule your appointment online NOW for an EXTRA ENTRY in the fantastic prize drawings! At the Summer Fun Blood Drive, you’ll receive a great  T-shirt and […]

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Win a Pair of Movie Tickets During National Volunteer Blood Donor Month!

January 4, 2017

January is National Volunteer Blood Donor Month, recognizing the wonderful things blood donors do every day to save lives. To celebrate, the names of all donors at our four donor centers during January 2018 will go into a random drawing for 32 pairs of Fandango movie passes. The drawing will be held Thursday, February 1, 2018, […]

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Daily Update

September 27, 2016

  Current Need Special Emphasis A negative, O negative, B negative  Inventories low Based on this morning’s inventory report, the chart below lists what we need to receive from specific blood types in order for our inventory to reach optimal levels. Find your blood type in the left column and read across the row to […]

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AB Plasma Critically Low

June 30, 2016

June 30, 2016 — Did you know that less than 4% of the population is type AB? It’s true – Type AB blood is the most rare of all four ABO types. But it’s not type AB blood that makes these donors so unique – it’s their plasma. Type AB plasma is considered the UNIVERSAL […]

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