Blog of Bloodworks Northwest



Together in Diversity: A message from CEO Curt Bailey To Bloodworks Staff

Unfolding events over the past week triggered by the senseless death of George Floyd and others before have shaken us deeply and tear the fabric of
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13 Common Blood Donation Myths—Debunked

Not sure whether you’re eligible to give blood? You’re not alone.
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M&Ms

Which Blood Donation is Your Favorite Halloween Candy?

Giving the gift of life through a blood donation is sweet, just like your favorite Halloween candy. Now, with this just-for-fun Halloween candy guide to blood donations, you can satisfy both your indulgent and altruistic sides.
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Layla beat cancer

Cancer Never Kept Her from Smiling

Five-year-old Layla kicked cancer at age five. After six rounds of chemotherapy, she knows exactly where your blood donations go.
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Time, blood, and talent: Volunteers sew masks for Bloodworks staff

Blood donors often look forward to their post-donation conversation with a Bloodworks canteen volunteer as much as the juice and cookies. Our volunteers come from a
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Service with a “smize:” Bloodworks staff are wearing masks

When you step into a Bloodworks Donor Center or mobile drive, you enter a world governed by quality and regulations. There’s a reason that your favorite
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Grateful for friends like the Seattle Seahawks and you

Members of the Seattle Seahawks staff and Seahawks Dancers Erika and Jon joined us in Bellevue to give blood! We sat down — at a safe distance — with Erika and Jon to learn why blood donation matters to them.
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