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Learn what's new with us from our corporate news, announcements and featured interviews with donors, recipients, researchers and medical collaborators. Through the dedication and generosity of so many Canadians, we are often in a community near you, raising awareness and making connections that will serve patients today and for many tomorrows to come.  Our stories are your stories.  Our publications are your window into the work that we do.

Latest News

Growing domestic plasma supply for Canadian patients

Thursday, April 08, 2021
News release
April 8, 2021 (OTTAWA) – Canadian Blood Services is pleased to announce that, with the support of funding from provincial and territorial governments, plans are now underway to increase plasma collection in more cities across Canada.

Reflecting on Black History Month and Canadian Blood Services’ focus on diversity, equity and inclusion

Friday, March 12, 2021
By Graham Sher, CEO Canadian Blood Services Before getting into this blog I want to acknowledge the privilege from which I write it. I am a white man. I have a leadership position in a large organization and I have the platform to write this piece. I originally sat down to draft this blog to reflect

On this National Day of Observance, thank you for your unwavering dedication

Thursday, March 11, 2021
For those employees who are working at Canadian Blood Services facilities across the county today, you will notice that our flags have been lowered to half-mast.