Stories: Canadian Blood Services

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Laying the groundwork for a more inclusive blood system

June 21, 2021
Dr. Catherine Jenkins, scientist and LGBTQ+ advocate, is part of our effort to evolve donor screening
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National Blood Donor Week begins with thanks from patients

June 13, 2021
Enjoy stories this week that recognize and celebrate donors for strengthening Canada’s Lifeline
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‘I’m not by myself here’

June 3, 2021
This Pride Month, manager Amy Gow reflects on our employee resources for LGBTQ+ employees.
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Connecting with donors ‘a joy that’s difficult to explain’

May 19, 2021
Susan John, a donor care associate in B.C., brings passion to her work, even amid a pandemic
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‘My Asian heritage has rubbed off on my work’

May 13, 2021
Lilet Raffiñan recruits diverse donors in one of the world’s most multicultural urban areas
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‘We need to take cultural values into account’

May 6, 2021
Becky Luk, Canadian Blood Services cord blood collections supervisor, on how diversity in leadership helps create more inclusive programs
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Celebrating Asian heritage this May

May 3, 2021
We’re kicking off Asian Heritage Month with these stories. Watch this space all month for more
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How financial donors can make a difference for patients

April 13, 2021
Margaret Miedema, director of philanthropy at Canadian Blood Services, answers some frequently asked questions about financial donations
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Dragon boat teammates donate blood after cancer recovery

April 12, 2021
For these breast cancer survivors, it’s a celebration of life as well as a gift to others
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Five reasons to #BeAHero and join the stem cell registry

March 22, 2021
Monique is a hero. Be like Monique.