Tag Archives: Springfield Missouri

Newborn Requires Blood Due to Velamentous Cord Insertion Complications

January 8, 2019

Jessica Bower’s face lights up when she talks about her son, Joshua. “He is so strong-willed. He’s such a joy. He’s an amazing human being,” she says of the smiling boy who she and husband Jamie welcomed into the world August 6, 2017. “Can you believe it? We get to experience the rest of our lives with him. People […]

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Miracle of Giving Blood Drive 2018

November 19, 2018

CBCO’s 24th annual Miracle of Giving Blood Drive takes place December 10, 2018 through January 6, 2019 at all four of CBCO’s donor centers and mobile blood drives.* Participants in our Miracle of Giving Blood Drive 2018 will receive this free long-sleeved T-shirt to let everyone know that you’re proud to help patients at 40+ hospitals […]

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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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8th Annual Stomp The Blues Out Of Homelessness music festival

May 19, 2018

CBCO’s Thomson Donor Center in Springfield, Missouri, will be the location of the 8th annual Stomp The Blues Out of Homelessness Music Festival, scheduled for Saturday, May 19, 2018. Want to get $5 off the price of your ticket at the gate? It’s easy! Donate blood Monday, May 14, 2018, through Saturday, May 19, 2018 […]

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Nightlight Christian Adoptions adopt-a-drive

May 11, 2018

Nightlight Christian Adoptions will hold a blood drive at CBCO’s Thomson Donor Center in Springfield, Missouri, Friday, May 11, 2018. Drop by 220 W. Plainview Road between 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. to participate and you’ll help save lives of patients in need at 41 local hospitals in 40 counties.  

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