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February 2, 2017
(Lincoln, NE) – Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) helped ensure an adequate blood supply for the community this winter by providing local nonprofit Nebraska Community Blood Bank (NCBB), a division of Innovative Blood Resources, with a brand new...
February 2, 2017
(Lincoln, NE) – How many units of blood does it take to save someone’s life? The answer varies from patient to patient—for Stephanie Beckwith, a Byron, Nebraska native, it was 22.“It took the kindness of many people to save my life,” Stephanie said...
January 1, 2017
(Lincoln, NE) – In celebration of National Blood Donor Month this January, all presenting blood donors with Nebraska Community Blood Bank will be entered to win 1 of 5 pairs of men's college basketball tickets!Additionally, those who present to...
December 12, 2016
December 19, 2016 (Lincoln, NE) — Nebraska Community Blood Bank (NCBB) has begun testing all donated blood for the Zika virus.On August 26, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) advised all U.S. blood centers to begin testing all units of...
December 12, 2016
Published in Lincoln Journal Star on December 8, 2016Leyna, a healthy and active 5-year-old, stood in front of a crowd of nearly 200 blood and platelet donors and blood drive coordinators Nov. 10 and thanked them for helping save her life. Leyna was...
December 12, 2016
(Lincoln, NE) – You have a chance to ride into the New Year on a brand new ATV! Nebraska Community Blood Bank is partnering with Polaris Industries to offer all presenting blood donors during the month of December a chance to win a Polaris ATV....
September 9, 2016
Nebraska Community Blood Bank invited eligible blood donors to step up to donate and help save lives in August. Presenting donors were eligible to win 10 pairs of tickets to one of four great events. Congratulations to our winners:Capital City...
August 8, 2016
Nebraska Community Blood Bank invited eligible blood donors to step up to donate and help save lives in July. Presenting donors were eligible to win a Freshwater Fishing Adventure for two or weekly drawings for 1 of 4 $50 Scheels gift cards!...
August 8, 2016
 Strategic alliance between two premier community blood centers will bring synergies in blood and laboratory services, medical programs, cell therapies and research ST. PAUL, MN AND NEW YORK, NY (August 2, 2016) – Innovative Blood Resources (...
August 8, 2016
(Lincoln, NE) – Summer is in full swing and Nebraska Community Blood Bank wants to remind you to donate blood. Maintaining a stable blood supply during the summer months can be especially difficult as schools are out of session and employees take...