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June 6, 2017
  Whether it’s a shooting, car crash or any other accident, would you know how to help victims who are severely bleeding? Learn how to Stop the Bleed.As a blood donor, you know how important saving lives is; you help us do it every day....
May 5, 2017
Nebraska Community Blood Bank is teaming up with the Kansas City Royals to give blood donors a chance to win baseball tickets. All presenting donors May 25-June 30 are automatically entered into weekly drawings for a pair of tickets to a Kansas City...
May 5, 2017
Blood donor recruitment and collections professionals got a peek into the world of Innovative Blood Resources’ (IBR) successful Donor Recruitment department at the Association of Donor Recruitment Professionals (ADRP) conference May 1-3 in Chicago....
March 3, 2017
Nebraska Community Blood Bank (NCBB) is pleased to be one of ten recipients of the Wells Fargo “Tell Us Your Story” Community Connections grant.NCBB, a division of Innovative Blood Resources, is proud to have been nominated by Andy Detlefsen, Vice...
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....