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Donor Stories

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Give so someone can live
Well my story is very simple. My dad does kidney dialysis at home, so I am use to seeing blood. Just seeing what he... Read more
Give blood, it matters!
June 22, 2015

Hello,

My name is John. On December 27, 2010 I was injured in an accident in front... Read more
Help a Life Save a Life
My grandmother gives blood as much as she can. I never understood why until my age started increasing. If I can save... Read more