Community Stories

Sam

August 29, 2019
Sam is a CBC scholarship recipient and Gallon Grad scholar. His inspiration for blood donation came shortly after his grandfather was in a severe car accident and required many surgeries with donated blood.

Grace

August 29, 2019
Grace is a CBC scholarship recipient and Gallon Grad scholar. Her inspiration for blood donation came when she saw students donating blood at her high school and thought it would be a fulfilling way to help the community.

Warren

May 1, 2019
Warren saw the need for blood first-hand at a young age and has been dedicated to giving back ever since. Warren’s passion extends through his family, who are all blood donors, too. Watch Warren’s video to hear the story of [read more...]

Brad

May 1, 2019
It was the fall of 2006, and Brad was trying his best to enjoy his freshman year at UW-Oshkosh. For all his effort, though, he had a problem. Brad was trying to stay active, and although he played multiple sports [read more...]

Hollie and Dawn

May 1, 2019
What leads a person to donate blood? More specifically, what leads a lapsed donor to find a blood drive or make an appointment after several years away? In the case of Dawn of Appleton, the decision was simple.

Sharon

April 23, 2019
“It’s just that feeling of giving back, I love that feeling.”