Tag Archives: blood donor

Bleed Red Blood Drive 2019

February 26, 2019

Monday, July 8 and Tuesday, July 9, 2019 Thomson Donor Center – 220 W. Plainview Rd., Springfield, MO – 7:00 am to 7:00 pm and Monday, July 15 and Tuesday, July 16, 2019 Joplin Donor Center – Northpark Mall, Joplin, MO – 11:00 am to 6:00 pm When you schedule your appointment online for the […]

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Ozarks Literacy Council Adopt-a-Drive

January 21, 2019

Ozarks Literacy Council has adopted a blood drive at Community Blood Center of the Ozarks! Come by CBCO’s Thomson Donor Center, 220 W. Plainview Road in Springfield, Missouri, January 21 – 26, 2019, to donate blood. Participants receive a fun, colorful pair of blood-type socks. Did you know that CBCO is the sole provider of […]

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January 2019 is National Volunteer Blood Donor Month

January 1, 2019

Resolve to save lives in January 2019 and celebrate your good health. Give blood at one of our four donor centers or select mobile blood drives* between January 7 – 31, 2019, and you’ll receive this groovy pair of socks! Make Your Appointment To Donate Now You can make a real difference in the lives […]

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Kickapoo High School Valedictorian Beats Ewing’s Sarcoma

May 29, 2018

Twenty-eighteen has been a big year for 18-year-old Kelsie Mitchell. She was one of nine valedictorians graduating from Springfield’s Kickapoo High School, served on student council’s Cabinet leadership group, and was a member of the National Honor Society. And she has made plans to attend Truman State University in the fall. But just eight years ago, her main accomplishment was survival. “That’s […]

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Springfield Missouri Mom Receives Blood and Platelets During Cancer Treatment

Springfield Mom Receives Blood and Platelets During Cancer Treatment

April 25, 2017

“Every door we passed had a sign on the outside that read, ‘Chemo in progress,’” said Laura Winstead as she remembered being admitted to Cox Hospital in Springfield for what her physician said would be a couple of nights for tests. “My husband and I just looked at each other as I had a slow […]

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