Vein to Vein Education Program
America’s Blood Centers and ADRP have released Vein to Vein: The Science of Blood Donation, a groundbreaking high school education program that helps educators craft lesson plans to develop student leadership skills and a lifelong interest in supporting our nation’s blood supply. This turn-key resource is educator-crafted and designed to meet Next Generation Science Standards. Click here to learn more and download this free resource.
HOSA Future Health Professionals
America’s Blood Centers is proud to partner with HOSA Future Health Professionals on a multi-year national partnership that recognizes HOSA chapters’ outstanding contributions in strengthening our nation’s blood supply and builds the next generation of lifelong blood donors. Click here to learn more about donation, get started connecting with a member blood center to host a drive, track your data, and more.
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of blood collection
Independent blood centers collect more than half of the U.S. and 25% of the Canadian blood supply, serving more than 150 million people and 3,500 hospitals and healthcare facilities.
daily donations needed
33,000 blood donations are needed every day to meet patient needs. These donations are manufactured into life-saving blood therapies for acute care and ongoing disease management.
Independent blood centers operate more than 600 donor facilities, investing in the health of their local communities through research, disease management programs, and clinical expertise