March Donor Newsletter

Help Your Family Join Our Family Since 2016 is our 50th anniversary year and we’ll be celebrating all year long in different ways. February was a throwback to your favorite t-shirts from the years past (and present!), thank you to everyone who participated. We loved sharing in your memories and stories behind your February Favorite,
For 50 years, when patients and their families have needed us we’ve been there, thanks to your blood and platelet donations. This year, we’re asking for your support in a different way. For the first time ever, the Community Blood Bank is participating in the Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community on Saturday, June 4th
2016 is our 50th year in operation and we’ll be celebrating all year long! We celebrated January with custom designed National Blood Donor Month t-shirts (thanks again, Jessie!) and now we’re celebrating February with the best of the best during a month-long throwback! All month long we’re asking donors (and staff!) to dig out your oldest,

February Donor Newsletter!

  Celebrating 50 Years of Saving Lives with a Month-Long Throwback!  2016 is our 50th anniversary year and we’ll be celebrating all year long in different ways! For this month, we’re asking our donors to dig out your first (or favorite!) CBB shirt and wear it when you donate! We’ll be taking photos of you
Each day from December 21st through December 31st donors who sign in to donate blood at our Erie Donor Center, located at 2646 Peach Street in Erie will receive daily giveaways while supplies last! Join us for poinsettias from Potratz Floral, chocolates from Romolo Chocolates, candles from Our Own Candle Company, gift cards from Pizza Hut
UPDATE (Feb. 10, 2016): Now that all three winning groups have been contacted, we are excited to announce this year’s winners! They are: First Place: Falconer Fire Department & Junior Members Second Place: City of Erie Fire Department Third Place: Wellsboro First Responders/Soldiers + Sailors Memorial Hospital Overall, our second year saw participation from over 470 donors
The Community Blood Bank of Northwest Pennsylvania and Western New York is honored to announce that not one, but two of our blood donors & advocates have been honored for their work in an extra way. Fresenius-Kabi, a global healthcare company that specializes in lifesaving medicines and technologies for infusion, transfusion and clinical nutrition has partnered with


Are you an Amazon Shopper? Do you want to help fundraise for your Community Blood Bank? Well now there’s AmazonSmile! AmazonSmile allows you to shop Amazon like you normally would, with one difference: .5% of the price of your eligible purchases will be donated to CBB! Getting started is simple. Just log in to your Amazon

Cast Your Vote! – WE HAVE A WINNER!

UPDATE! (November 10, 2015) The final votes are in and we have a winner! Congratulations to Yue (Jessie) Gao, a junior at Mercyhurst Preparatory High School in Erie, Pa.! Jessie’s design received the highest number of votes from over 40 submissions to be the design for this year’s National Blood Donor Month shirt! Thank to all of

Otters Month Makes Comeback!

For the second year in a row November will be Erie Otters Month at the Community Blood Bank! That means that all month long every presenting donor at either our Erie Donor Center or at a mobile drive near you, will receive a voucher for two (2) tickets to any Erie Otters home game, valid