One More to Save A Live

One More to Save a Life

Be a Star - Blood Donors Head to the Movies for Free

12:26 PM, Dec 23, 2013

See why it's so important to donate blood over the holidays.

How your blood donations save lives

4:59 PM, Nov 26, 2013

10-year-old Bree Town sits in her isolation room at Helen DeVos Children's Hospital and counts. Not how many days she has left in the hospital, but the number of blood transfusions she's had.

The importance of diversifying the blood supply

12:29 PM, Oct 17, 2013

Dedicated donors are important to organizations like Michigan Blood. However, of those donors, only a small percentage are African American.

Donating blood for the first time

6:00 PM, Aug 27, 2013

How donated blood goes from you to patient

10:18 AM, Jul 2, 2013

The pint of blood you donate has 24 hours testing and processing before it's used.

Why is O negative blood so special

3:49 PM, May 28, 2013

"Their blood cells can be given to anyone." LeeAnn Weitekamp is the Medical Director for MI Blood

Blood donations low due to flu, weather

12:04 PM, Mar 18, 2013

It's a little concerning for pediatric cancer patients who can use up to five pints of blood a week during their chemotherapy treatments

Blood donation rules change; Even tattooed can give

8:23 PM, Aug 27, 2012

When it comes to donating blood there are many excuses, but some of your excuses won't work any more, including getting a tattoo.

Girl Scouts donate cookies to Michigan Blood

9:48 PM, May 8, 2012

A group of local Girl Scouts is hoping their donation will encourage others to give.

One mother's dedication to blood donation

6:13 PM, Apr 16, 2012

Kathy Uzarski's son needed over 50 pints of blood when he was diagnosed with leukemia at just nine years old.

Do you know your blood type?

4:54 PM, Aug 1, 2011

The majority of West Michigan has type A blood thanks to our strong Dutch heritage.

Three year old needs blood transfusions to live

12:02 PM, Jun 29, 2011

Blood transfusions are usually associated with life saving emergencies but one 3-year old West Michigan girl needs them just to stay alive.

Man donates 35 gallons of blood

5:08 PM, May 24, 2011

One West Michigan man has dedicated most of his life to blood donation...

Girl Scouts donate cookies to Michigan Blood

6:06 PM, May 2, 2011

One of the largest blood banks in the state received a special donation today and it is not the kind they typically get. 

MI Blood launches Summer Step Up

1:48 PM, Apr 19, 2011

One organization has found a way for you to help your local school raise money and save lives at the same time.