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32nd Annual Operation Blood Drive

32nd Annual Operation Blood Drive

All Hands on Deck--It's Operation Blood Drive It's back for the 32nd time! The Blood Connection is partnering with WLOS ABC 13 in Asheville for Operation Blood Drive on June 27th, a day where we call on the community to step up and donate blood together. It's a simple...

Sundae for Sunday

Sundae for Sunday

We all scream for ice cream! TBC is putting a sweet spin on Sundays this Summer (wow, say that 5 times fast) with our Sundae for Sunday promotion! On every Sunday June-August, all blood donors will enjoy a $20 gift card to a local ice cream shop! You're welcome......

Points for Platelets

Points for Platelets

So what's the deal with platelets? Platelets are small fragments in our blood that help stop bleeding. Platelets may be tiny, but they're POWERFUL. They're little life-savers for the many brave people who are battling cancer. Chances are, someone you know came to...

Celebrate World Blood Donor Day with TBC

Celebrate World Blood Donor Day with TBC

Celebrate World Blood Donor Day with TBC Be part of a world-wide movement of people donating blood on World Blood Donor Day! The Blood Connection (TBC) has donation centers and mobiles all over North or South Carolina to make sure you can take part! Friday, June 14th...

Join Us if Country’s in Your Blood

Join Us if Country’s in Your Blood

Is Country in Your Blood? If the answer is HECK YEA -- we've got the rodeo just for you!  Join the wonderful staff at our Spartanburg and Greenville Donation Centers, along with WSSL 100, for a country-lovin' blood drive! They'll have your favorite country tunes...

Honoring Our Fallen Soldiers

Honoring Our Fallen Soldiers

TBC Honors Our Community's Fallen Soldiers In recognition of Memorial Day, The Blood Connection is honored fallen soldiers with a commemorative 4-day blood drive. TBC remembers those selfless heroes who made the ultimate sacrifice to serve and protect this great...

Featured Artist: Cindy Hammond

Featured Artist: Cindy Hammond

Featured Artist: Cindy Hammond My interest in Art began at an early age with my mother and grandmother crafting, knitting, sewing, and expressing their creativity in many ways.  My interest in 2-D art began in high school and further developed in college as a Studio...

Lyman teen and pageant queen shines as blood drive host and donor

Lyman teen and pageant queen shines as blood drive host and donor

Hailey Greer shines on and off the pageant stage  Miss River City Teen turns passion for blood donation into platform, donates blood for the first time on her 16th birthday 16-year-old Hailey Greer spent her sweet sixteen at the Blood Connection Donation Center in...

300th Donation: Danny Howard

300th Donation: Danny Howard

Loyal donor gives for the 300th time Yep, 300 times...that's dedication.  The Blood Connection is proud to celebrate Danny Howard as a loyal donor, who donated for the 300th time on May 1st, 2019 at the Woodruff Road Donation Center.  Born and raised in Greenville,...

NC high school student honored for work with TBC

NC high school student honored for work with TBC

Temoor Dard awarded scholarship  Wake County High School Student Writes Inspiring Letter Encouraging Blood Donation A Panther Creek High School senior is hoping to bring back a life-saving tradition to the Wake County School System. Temoor Dard is a loyal blood drive...