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July 7, 2017
With one arm wrapped in a tourniquet, Brenda Gaunt recounted the story of tying a bed sheet around her brother’s wound when she was 12 years old. He was playing around broken glass and severely cut his femoral artery. Just days earlier, she had...
July 7, 2017
Show your support for the Lincoln Police Department (LPD) and Lincoln Fire & Rescue (LFR) by stepping up to donate blood at a Battle of the Badges blood drive, sponsored by Nebraska Community Blood Bank (NCBB).Battle of the Badges...
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. Nebraska...
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...
March 3, 2017
“I love volunteering as a blood drive coordinator!” Tanya Lebsock, Assistant Vice President for the Union Bank & Trust (UBT) Investment and Trust Division Compliance, has volunteered as a blood drive coordinator with Nebraska Community Blood...
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...