Jonathan first started giving blood at school and now comes into the Christchurch Donor Centre every two weeks to give plasma. He recently made his 150th donation and tells us 'I plan to continue donating as long as possible'. Hit Like to give Jonathan a big thank you thumbs up!
They say the act of giving makes people truly happy. Being that it’s World Happiness Day today, why not make your first appointment for a regular cheer up right now?
See if you're eligible to donate here: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Stephanie is a caring, bubbly nurse who knows exactly what a gift blood donations are for her patients; she needs regular transfusions herself. Find out what it's like on the other side of the hospital bed in Stephanie's story: [ Bit.ly Link ]
We collected a total of 171,716 donations in 2016, including whole blood, plasma and platelets. Thanks to everyone who helped us reach that number, we hope to see you again this year. Download our app to make your next appointment: [ Bit.ly Link ]
We collected a total of 171,716 donations in 2016, including whole blood, plasma and platelets. Thanks to everyone who helped us reach that number, we hope to see you again this year.
Download our app to make your next appointment: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Tattoos are for life, but fortunately the wait to give blood after getting one is only six months. If you’re planning on getting some ink, make sure you come see us first.
Check if you are eligible to donate blood here: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Thirteen’s an unlucky number for most, but for plasma donors it’s just right. That’s the number of different life-saving products that can be made from plasma. Let’s get a thumbs up for the donors who give gold.
We always like to hear from donors about why you first gave blood and what keeps you coming back. And men, don't be shy, we want your stories too! Share your story and inspire others to give blood too. [ Nzblood.co.nz Link ]
Take a swipe through some of our biggest donors. If you’re wondering how they can achieve their sky-high numbers, it’s because they give plasma every couple of weeks. It’s never too late to try join their ranks though. Book your first plasma donation today: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Blood donor Christopher is a young man with a very big heart. On Valentine’s Day this year we are sharing his heartwarming and inspiring tale of romance, love and generosity. Tissues at the ready! [ Bit.ly Link ]
We like to think of plasma as liquid gold. It’s used to boost immune systems, help control autoimmune disorders and even help aid clotting in people with haemophilia. We all have a little gold in us, come see if you can donate some of yours at [ Bit.ly Link ]
Lynette has had more blood transfusions than she can count on fingers and toes and at one point doctors couldn't believe she was still with us. Find out how blood donations saved this inspirational woman's life: [ Bit.ly Link ]