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Nov 21, 2016, 09:00 ET Holiday Give campaign calls for donors - Donors needed this holiday season to give blood and hope to patients

OTTAWA, Nov. 21, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - Canadian Blood Services recruitment teams hit the streets today in locations across the country to launch Canadian Blood Services' holiday Give campaign....


Oct 13, 2015, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - CEO to deliver keynote address at Empire Club/

Dr. Graham Sher will share model for health care delivery OTTAWA, Oct. 9, 2015 /CNW/ - The CEO of Canadian Blood Services, a unique publicly-funded organization providing national health care...


Oct 09, 2015, 16:59 ET Media Advisory - CEO to deliver keynote address at Empire Club

Dr. Graham Sher will share model for health care delivery OTTAWA, Oct. 9, 2015 /CNW/ - The CEO of Canadian Blood Services, a unique publicly-funded organization providing national health care...


Oct 09, 2015, 13:03 ET Give thanks, #GiveLife

Family of young platelet recipient thankful for the generosity of blood donors OTTAWA, Oct. 9, 2015 /CNW/ - Canadian Blood Services reminds all eligible donors that they have the power to give life...


Oct 08, 2015, 19:16 ET Canadian high school students have the power to give life through Young Blood for Life challenge

National challenge supports ongoing need for new donors OTTAWA, Oct. 8, 2015 /CNW/ - This fall, high school students across Canada are getting back to school and learning new things, including how to ...


Sep 28, 2015, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Canadian Blood Services interrupts Monday morning rush hour to ask Toronto commuters to "Give Life"/

TORONTO, Sept. 27, 2015 /CNW/ - WHAT Toronto commuters will be entertained and asked to join the "Give Life" movement by some unusual groups of recruiters. People dressed in red "Give Life" morph...


Sep 27, 2015, 11:55 ET Media Advisory - Canadian Blood Services interrupts Monday morning rush hour to ask Toronto commuters to "Give Life"

TORONTO, Sept. 27, 2015 /CNW/ - WHAT Toronto commuters will be entertained and asked to join the "Give Life" movement by some unusual groups of recruiters. People dressed in red "Give Life" morph...


Sep 18, 2015, 13:01 ET Canadian Blood Services to celebrate first World Marrow Donor Day

OTTAWA, Sept. 18, 2015 /CNW/ - Canadian Blood Services will join other stem cell registries around the world to commemorate the first ever World Marrow Donor Day (WMDD) on September 19. The day is...


Sep 01, 2015, 08:45 ET Donors encouraged to honour childhood cancer awareness month

Canadians can help childhood cancer patients by donating blood, stem cells or cord blood OTTAWA, Sept. 1, 2015 /CNW/ - Canadian Blood Services is asking eligible donors to make an appointment to...


Jul 28, 2015, 08:00 ET Blood donations needed: National inventory has declined this summer

Donors are needed to boost inventory through the August long weekend OTTAWA, July 28, 2015 /CNW/ - The national blood inventory has steadily declined this summer and needs a boost to continue to meet ...


Jul 02, 2015, 07:30 ET Canadian Blood Services Board Chair named to the Order of Canada

Leah Hollins recognized for outstanding work in health-care delivery OTTAWA, July 2, 2015 /CNW/ - Leah Hollins, Canadian Blood Services Board Chair, has been named a Member of the Order of Canada by...


Jun 29, 2015, 14:40 ET Turn a negative into a positive this Canada Day

RH negative blood is rare and inventory is low OTTAWA, June 29, 2015 /CNW/ - Preparations for Canada Day are underway and Canadian Blood Services wants people to think of blood donation as a gift to...


Jun 25, 2015, 08:00 ET Canadian Blood Services' Cord Blood Bank is now officially launched

National resource now available for Canadians in need of stem cells OTTAWA, June 25, 2015 /CNW/ - Canadian Blood Services' Cord Blood Bank, a national, public health-care resource has been officially ...


Jun 24, 2015, 16:52 ET Media Advisory - New health care milestone to be announced

Media invited to tour cord blood facility OTTAWA, June 24, 2015 /CNW/ - Please join us for a first-hand look at Canadian Blood Services' Cord Blood Bank. When: June 25, 2015 from 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p....


Jun 14, 2015, 09:00 ET Canadian Blood Services supports World Blood Donor Day

OTTAWA, June 14, 2015 /CNW/ - Today, during World Blood Donor Day, Canadian Blood Services would like to honour its 420,000 Canadian blood donors who save lives, as well as the millions of...


Jun 08, 2015, 08:00 ET Donors asked to share more to celebrate National Blood Donor Week

Events across the country to recognize donors and inspire more Canadians to donate OTTAWA, June 8, 2015 /CNW/ - Canadian Blood Services is thanking its 420,000 blood donors during National Blood...


May 22, 2015, 11:30 ET New program will improve chances of a kidney transplant for hard-to-match patients

All provinces and territories now part of national program WINNIPEG, May 22, 2015 /CNW/ - Canadian Blood Services, in collaboration with provincial and territorial Governments and organ donation and...


May 14, 2015, 10:15 ET Be the charge for patients in need this long weekend

OTTAWA, May 14, 2015 /CNW/ - As people begin to make plans to celebrate the long weekend, Canadian Blood Services is asking Canadians to be the charge for patients in need by making an appointment to ...


Apr 20, 2015, 18:55 ET National Organ and Tissue Donation Awareness Week 2015 - Canada needs more donors: "48 in 48" registration drive planned

OTTAWA, April 20, 2015 /CNW/ - As part of National Organ and Tissue Donation Awareness Week (April 19-25th, 2015), Canadian Blood Services, along with several organ donation organizations across the...


Apr 01, 2015, 18:39 ET Media Advisory - Make Blood Donation a Long Weekend Tradition

Do something sweet for a patient who needs you this weekend OTTAWA, April 01, 2015 /CNW/ - As people gather with family and friends and prepare to celebrate Easter and Passover this holiday long...


Mar 23, 2015, 17:22 ET Media Advisory - A record number of clinics closed in Atlantic this winter

Residents asked to rebook appointments to donate blood SAINT JOHN, March 23, 2015 /CNW/ - Extreme weather conditions across the Atlantic have forced Canadian Blood Services to cancel a...


Mar 23, 2015, 10:06 ET International marrow registries together reach 25 million donor milestone

Record number of potential marrow donors gives renewed hope to blood cancer patients OTTAWA, March 23, 2015 /CNW/ - Canadian Blood Services' stem cell registry called OneMatch is part of a network...


Mar 19, 2015, 11:33 ET Winter weather continues to affect blood donor clinics in Atlantic Canada

Residents asked to rebook appointments to donate blood SAINT JOHN, NB, March 19, 2015 /CNW/ - Following extreme weather conditions across the Atlantic, Canadian Blood Services has been forced to...


Mar 18, 2015, 10:03 ET Media Advisory- A harsh winter again closes blood donor clinics in Atlantic

Residents asked to rebook appointments to donate blood SAINT JOHN, March 18, 2015 /CNW/ - Extreme weather conditions across the Atlantic have forced Canadian Blood Services to cancel several blood...


Feb 02, 2015, 13:28 ET Weather forces clinic cancellations in Southern Ontario

Blood donors encouraged to re-book their appointments to replenish national inventory TORONTO, Feb. 2, 2015 /CNW/ - Due to inclement weather in certain regions of Southern Ontario Canadian Blood...