People are more likely to donate blood if you simply ask them! Many people don’t know that blood donations are needed. You can help by spreading the word! Encourage your friends, family, coworkers, and neighbors to donate blood.

How to Organize a Blood Drive

Contact a blood center near you

Discuss ideas

Recruit donors

Useful Tools

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Sample Newsletter

You can use any part of this or the entire story to raise awareness for blood donation in your church, school, or organization’s newsletter. Feel free to customize to include information about a specific blood drive.

Motivation for Blood Donation Brochure

Walk/Run Signs

These signs can be customized to go along your walk or 4K route.

Blood Drive Promotional Cards

These cards can be customized with your blood drive’s information.

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