blood donation

why donate blood?

you don't need a special reason to give blood,you just need your own reason.

whatever you reason is, the need is constant and your contribution is important for a healthy blood supply.And you'll feel good knowing that you've helped change a life

blood donation

Thursday, Jan. 16th, 8:30am to Friday, Jan. 17th, 5pm

301 Crutchfield Street

Durham, NC

Types of blood donors

  1. voluntary unpaid.
  2. Family/replacement.
  3. paid.

key facts

Of the 107 million blood donation collected globally approximately half of these are collected in the high-income countries,home to 15% of the worlds population.this show an increase of almost 25% from 80 million donation collected in 2004.

An increase of 7.70 million blood supply from voluntary unpaid donors from 2004 to 2011.71 countries collect over 90% of their blood supply from unpaid blood donors;however,73 countries collect more than 50% of their blood supply from family/replacement or paid donors .