Blood centers nationwide seek more blood donors

September 2nd, 2016 · 1:18 pm  →  Uncategorized

September 4 – 10 declared National Blood Donation Week To help boost the nation’s blood supply after a particularly challenging summer, September 4 – 10, 2016 has been established as National Blood Donation Week. New blood donors are needed every day to replace those who can no longer donate, however blood centers are seeing fewer […]

Bar-Kays and Friends Blood Drive September 15

August 29th, 2016 · 10:39 am  →  Blood Drives Events News

The Bar-Kays are hosting their third annual “Bar-Kays and Friends” blood drive with Lifeblood on Thursday, September 15 between 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. at the National Civil Rights Museum. The American soul and R&B group is encouraging leaders and those in the music community to give back by donating blood. “After hearing stories about […]

April Public Blood Drives

March 24th, 2016 · 10:08 am  →  Blood Drives Events News

LIFEBLOOD’S PUBLIC BLOOD DRIVES IN APRIL Lifeblood is proud to partner with the many organizations around town to host a blood drive. Below is a link to the list of mobile blood drives that are open to the public for the month of April. For more information about one of the blood drives listed or […]

March Public Blood Drives

February 24th, 2016 · 9:18 am  →  Blood Drives Events News

LIFEBLOOD’S PUBLIC BLOOD DRIVES IN MARCH Lifeblood is proud to partner with the many organizations around town to host a blood drive. Below is a link to the list of mobile blood drives that are open to the public for the month of March. For more information about one of the blood drives listed or […]

Find the Hero in You – Pledge to Donate in 2016

February 8th, 2016 · 9:16 am  →  Events News

This year, Lifeblood is kicking off a new pledge campaign to encourage even more mid-southerners to help local patients in 2016. “Blood donors are the secret superheroes in our community,” said Jennifer Balink Lifeblood’s vice president of donor relations. “In 2016 we’re asking more volunteers to step up to the challenge, to ‘Find the Hero […]

African Americans asked to Donate Blood during Black History Month

February 1st, 2016 · 12:23 pm  →  Blood Drives Events News

Memphis, TN – This February, in celebration of Black History Month, Lifeblood is encouraging African Americans to give blood at one of their five neighborhood donor centers to help the community’s blood supply. They have a goal of 90 donations during the month. “The number 90 is significant because it has been 90 years since […]

Lifeblood Welcomes New Bloodmobile

February 1st, 2016 · 11:41 am  →  News

Lifeblood introduced its newest team member – a 40-foot long mobile blood drive bus – to Mid-South donors. Through a Plough Foundation grant, Lifeblood was able to add a seventh bloodmobile to its fleet. The bus boasts the latest generator technology with two turbo charged generators with low emissions and custom interior design for maximum […]

February Public Blood Drives

January 22nd, 2016 · 9:34 am  →  Blood Drives Events News

LIFEBLOOD’S PUBLIC BLOOD DRIVES IN FEBRUARY Lifeblood is proud to partner with the many organizations around town to host a blood drive. Below is a link to the list of mobile blood drives that are open to the public for the month of February. For more information about one of the blood drives listed or […]

January Donor Newsletter

January 20th, 2016 · 8:59 am  →  Blood Drives Events News Newsletters

National Blood Donor Month    Did you know that January is National Blood Donor month? We would like to thank everyone that donates with Lifeblood! Whether you donate whole blood six times a year, give platelets every other week, or organize blood drives at your workplace, you are giving the gift of life to patients […]

Honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day by Donating Blood

January 5th, 2016 · 1:48 pm  →  Blood Drives Events News

In memory of the life of Martin Luther King, Jr., Lifeblood is offering its donors two ways to learn more about the Civil Rights Movement and give back to the community through blood donation. Option 1:  Lifeblood is holding a mobile blood drive from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Monday, January 18 – Martin […]