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May 5, 2018
Nebraska Community Blood Bank opened on October 14, 1968 and has spent the past 50 years growing into an innovative leader in blood banking. In 2018, as we celebrate this exciting milestone, we want to thank the people who have helped us achieve a...
May 5, 2018
On April 18, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Center for Civic Engagement Service-Learning Organization recognized Nebraska Community Blood Bank (NCBB) as one of its 2018 Spirit of Service recipients. Award recipients are nominated by members...
May 5, 2018
A motorcycle accident left Dale Johnson fighting to survive. He was losing blood so quickly, doctors said he had a 7% chance of survival. Thanks to more than 20 generous blood donors Dale is healthy and truly living his life.Dale is just one of the...
October 10, 2017
October 2, 2017Nebraska Community Blood Bank is ready to respond and you can help. Please see the talking points below regarding the October 1, 2017 tragic shooting in Las Vegas.On the evening of October 1, 2017, there was a massive shooting in...
September 9, 2017
September 6, 2017 (Lincoln, NE) – From July 21 through the month of August, Lincoln Police Department (LPD) and Lincoln Fire & Rescue (LFR) competed in a Battle of the Badges blood drive helping Nebraska Community Blood Bank (NCBB) increase...
September 9, 2017
September 1, 2017 (Lincoln, NE) — Nebraska Community Blood Bank (NCBB) has begun supplying blood to areas impacted by Hurricane Harvey.The impact of Hurrican Harvey is widespread, and includes the blood supply in affected communities. Nebraska...
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...