Every Drop Tells A Story
When you roll up your sleeve to share your good health with someone in need, you begin a unique story that can only be told with your selfless act of giving.Whether it's the story of what prompted you to begin giving blood, what motivates you to continue, or the story of the patient on the other side ... every drop tells a story.
What's your story?
‘You Saved Her Life’: Parents Thank Newborn Daughter’s 2 Blood Donors
Melissa, Ainsley and Zach Huesgen attended a recent CBCO blood drive. Ainsley received two transfusions in the first few days of her life. Not long after Zach and Melissa Huesgen welcomed their son Bennett into the world, the couple began to think about growing their family. With a son they loved, they hoped child No. […]
‘Totally Life-Changing’: Blood Donors Help Woman Recover from Emergency Surgery
When Audrey Yates awoke from an emergent and lifesaving surgery in June 2022, she immediately noticed the intense pain that prompted her visit to the hospital that morning was completely gone. What she didn’t realize was that so was about 40 percent of her blood. That revelation came as her doctor explained the reason Audrey […]
‘Thank You Is Never Enough’: 24 Blood Donors Help Arkansas Teen Fight Bone Cancer
Kenzie Maddry has been involved in sports for as long as she can remember, racking up plenty of goals, assists and personal records on soccer fields and cross-country courses in Northwest Arkansas. Since October 2020, Kenzie’s statistics look noticeably different. Instead of playing games or running races, the teenager has spent the past two years […]