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OneBlood's new training centers attract industry attention April 15, 2014

OneBlood's new state-of-the-art training centers were featured in the America's Blood Center's Newsletter.

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Aaron's Blood Drive April 4, 2014

Hundreds of Aaron’s convention goers came to Orlando with the mission of saving lives.

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Alqui's Story October 8, 2013

Alqui Almonte is an advocate for both leukemia awareness and blood donation. She was born with sickle cell disease and received numerous blood transfusions to replace the sickled cells in her body with healthy red blood cells from donors.

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Indian Princess Partnership October 1, 2013

Father and daughter Howard and Nicole Listopad often spend time together as members of the Chippewa tribe of the Indian Princess Seminole Nation organization.

The Indian Princess program was developed in 1954 as an expansion of the YMCA’s Indian Guide’s program for fathers and sons. The purpose is to foster understanding and companionship between father and daughter. It’s sort of like Girl Scouts with their fathers.

The tribe encourages community responsibility and that’s why the father’s donate blood several times a year with their daughters by their side.

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100 Gallon Donors September 30, 2013

OneBlood made history as it celebrated two men who hit the 100-gallon donation mark within 24 hours of each other. Ron Ribaric reached the milestone in Oviedo and the next day Bud Melvin rolled up his sleeve in Bradeton to become the 17th member of Tampa Bay’s 100 Gallon Club...

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Collections Resume September 23, 2013

OneBlood resumed collections in St. Lucie County on September 23 after temporarily shutting down due to an outbreak of Dengue Fever.

OneBlood’s Chief Medical Officer Dr. Rita Reik says, “Based on the findings from the Florida Department of Health, the recent cases of Dengue Fever appear to be confined to the Rio and Jensen Beach areas of Martin County.  Safety of the blood supply is our top priority. With the threat of Dengue Fever minimized in St. Lucie County, OneBlood has determined it is safe to resume collections.”

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