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12th Annual Bleed Red Blood Drive

June 24, 2016

Monday and Tuesday July 11 & 12 7:00 am – 7:00 pm each day Don Thomson Donor Center 220 W. Plainview Rd. in Springfield (corner of S. Campbell and Plainview Rd) #BleedRedCBCO When you schedule your appointment online for the Bleed Red Blood Drive you will score an extra entry for the prize drawings. Double […]

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Bleed Blue Blood Drive

May 18, 2016

Bleed Blue Blood Drive on Tuesday, June 4, 2019, offers NWA Naturals Tickets, Collectible T-shirt, Food, & Fun Tuesday, June 4, 2019, Community Blood Center of the Ozarks and the Northwest Arkansas Naturals will hold the 12th annual Bleed Blue Blood Drive. Each Bleed Blue Blood Drive participant will receive: Two reserved dugout premium tickets (seats behind either […]

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2015 Volunteer Appreciation Banquet

December 15, 2015

What a fabulous time we had at our 2015 Volunteer Appreciation Banquet! The event was held Thursday, December 10 at CBCO’s Thomson Donor Center in Springfield, Missouri, to thank center volunteers and blood drive chair people who help make blood drives possible. Our guest speaker, Bill Powers of Springfield, shared the story of his son’s […]

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Universal donor is thankful to be able to play a role in helping Ozarks patients

October 29, 2015

O Negative — The Universal Blood Type Samantha Garza, of Springfield, Missouri, vividly remembers the day she became a blood donor. It was 2010 and she was attending college out of state. She learned that her O Negative blood was the universal blood type, with the ability to help anyone with any blood type. “I […]

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U-Donors and LifePoints Benefits

June 16, 2015

Type O negative blood donors provide the universal blood type most often used in emergency situations. When an emergency happens somewhere in the Ozarks and someone’s life depends on an immediate transfusion, O negative is the type physicians will request until the patient’s actual blood type is determined. At Community Blood Center of the Ozarks, […]

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