Stories: Canadian Blood Services

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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
Inspiration

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
Inspiration

Five reasons to #BeAHero and join the stem cell registry

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

Crash survivor makes first blood donation since traumatic injury

March 19, 2021
Less than a year after he lost his leg in a motorcycle crash, Nathan Olson is back to donating blood
Inspiration

He was born safely in a pandemic, but his mother needed blood to survive it

March 12, 2021
Jakobe Greenidge’s smooth entry to the world gave way to a life-threatening complication
Innovation

The lifesaving science of keeping delicate cells on ice

March 11, 2021
Cryopreservation is essential for storing rare blood types and stem cells for patients
Inspiration

Five Canadian Blood Services women share their views on International Women’s Day

March 8, 2021
Recognizing the contributions of women on this day and every other day
Inspiration

‘I hope we keep the momentum going’

February 25, 2021
Akintunde Adeniyi, information security analyst at Canadian Blood Services, shares his hopes for diversity and inclusion
Innovation

Exploring the mysteries of ‘a beautiful system’

February 22, 2021
Dr. Ed Pryzdial’s research on blood clotting can aid understanding of many disorders, including COVID-19
Inspiration

As thanks for his brother’s health, teen donates blood for the first time

February 19, 2021
Nolan Clark has also joined the stem cell registry since turning 17