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What’s So Positive About O Negative?

February 4, 2020
Imagine that someone you love is involved in an accident and needs blood as part of his or her recovery. When time is of the essence, how is it determined what type of blood they will receive?

CBC Grows Partnership with ThedaCare Medical Center-Shawano

January 6, 2020
The Community Blood Center (CBC) is proud to announce that we have expanded our partnership with ThedaCare to include ThedaCare Medical Center-Shawano and are now the sole supplier of blood products transfused to Shawano, Wis.-area patients at this hospital!

The Understated Impact of High School Blood Donors

October 17, 2019
Around the time that Sam, shown here, was first entering high school, his grandfather experienced a car accident. Over the course of several surgeries during the ensuing recovery, Sam’s grandfather needed multiple blood transfusions. Months later, when The Community Blood [read more...]

Platelet Donors Urgently Needed

July 23, 2019
The Community Blood Center (CBC) is in urgent need of platelet donors to support the needs of local patients in the 21 hospitals served by CBC. While the storms from the recent weekend didn’t create an increased need for blood [read more...]