Get your engines started, we have the ultimate Giveaway for our donors this season! Three-Way Chevrolet generously donated one of their new 2019 Chevy Sparks, to giveaway to a lucky donor! Get a closer look at this car at our Launch Blood Drive at Three Way Chevrolet, Monday July 8th, from 10 am to 3 pm! Or Donate Blood from July 1st through October 31st to be entered to win!
If you’re like us, you can hardly believe July is here! We are in the heart of the summer now, and we need you more than ever. Make a life-saving appointment today to donate blood and save lives in the easiest way possible! All donors in the month of July get their very own Lion King inspired Houchin Summer T-shirt! “With our regular donors on vacation and schools on summer break, it is important for the community to donate blood and keep Kern County’s blood Continue reading →
This World Blood Donor Day, celebrated June 14, we highlight the critical need for regular blood donations. And to help engage a new generation of young donors, we have partnered with Team Liquid, a multi-regional, professional esports organization with a national fanbase of more than seven million gamers. Patients across the nation are in trouble. The pool of donors providing millions of Americans with life-saving blood is declining at a detrimental rate. Roughly 45% of the nation’s blood donors are over 50 years old, and Continue reading →
Summertime is code for long sunny days, vacations and school brakes, but for us is much more than that. Historically, during summer we see a decrease in blood donations because it is usually not something donors include in their summer plans, which we understand. However, the need for donations does not decrease and it is up to us and the community to maintain a steady blood supply throughout, which is why the Community Wide Blood Drive was created 13 years ago! We invite Continue reading →
Big Thank you to our Gold Club members for attending the 2019 Gold Club Dinner where we honored and applaud your efforts to save lives and for continuing your community blood bank’s mission! Your platelet and plasma donations have helped numerous people in our community go back to their families and loved ones. Without volunteer donors like yourself, we wouldn’t be able to supply the safest blood products to hospitals in Kern County. Here’s a little video we put together to say thank you to Continue reading →
SAVE LIVES AT THE BAKERSFIELD CONDORS BLOOD DRIVE! The Condors Out for Blood Blood Drive is back for another round this year and we couldn’t be more excited! Donate blood at either of our two Donor Centers or blood drives, March 1st through the 27th, and you’ll get a 2 for 1 ticket voucher redeemable at the First Responders Night on March 27th! Your donation will also give a chance to win ONE Private Suite at the game, a chance to drop the puck, Continue reading →