Blog of Bloodworks Northwest



Retired Army Vet Draws on Military Experience as a Bloodworks Northwest Volunteer

In some ways, John Ferdon saw himself as a professional dad. A former United States Army troop commander, he was responsible for young soldiers’ safety andRead more →

Meet the Bloodworks Center for Global Impact’s New Class of Life Savers

In October, healthcare leaders from around the world traveled to Bloodworks Northwest–some, despite horrific natural disasters–to attend a special Bloodworks Center for Global Impact course. Below,Read more →

Despite Harvey, Donor Perseveres to Save Child’s Life

When Melissa Hernandez learned a child with leukemia urgently needed her stem cell donation, she immediately booked a flight to Houston, Texas—home to the closest hospitalRead more →

Meet a Blood Donation All-Star

John-Paul Europa likes to joke about his sports aptitude as a kid. “I won the ‘Most Inspirational’ award many times as a youth, which is codeRead more →