Blood Drive

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Mom Helps Organize Blood Drive To Recruit African-American Donors

A Waukegan woman whose son has been battling sickle cell anemia all his life has teamed up with LifeSource to encourage more African-Americans to donate blood.


Marrow Drive Draws Dozens Of Volunteers In Lincolnshire

Students, teachers and families came together Saturday at a north suburban school to donate blood and register to be bone marrow donors.


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Hundreds Donate Blood For Park Ridge Teen With Cancer

Hundreds of people ventured out in the snow Saturday to give blood at a church in Park Ridge for a young man from the community who is fighting for his life.


A donor takes part in a blood drive. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images for NZ Blood)

Red Cross Needs Blood; St. Bernard Hospital To Host Donation Drive

There’s an emergency call being made for blood donations today.


Emma Gomez suffers from leukemia and needs a bone marrow transplant for a second chance at life. (Credit: Lifesource)

Blackhawks Join Teenage Fan With Leukemia To Find Blood, Bone Marrow Donors

Emma Gomez doesn’t follow normal medical expectations. Her mother said, after essentially falling into a coma for five weeks, the 14-year-old leukemia patient just started talking one day.

WBBM Newsradio–03/22/2013

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Joliet Woman Giving Back With Blood Drive

A Joliet woman has organized a blood drive for Thursday – her 17th – all of them her way to give thanks and give back.

WBBM Newsradio–03/29/2012

File Photo Of Person Donating Blood (Tim Matsui/Getty Images)

LifeSource Teams With Blackhawks For Blood Drive

CHICAGO (WBBM) — LifeSource is teaming up with the Chicago Blackhawks for a holiday blood drive and marrow registry today until 8 p.m. at the Westin O’Hare Hotel, 6100 North River Road in Rosemont. The […]