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One Year Later.

Posted: Oct 20, 2017 | Category: Latest Articles

One year ago today, The Blood and Tissue Center of Central Texas officially became We Are Blood. Actually, we didn’t just wake up on October 20, 2016 and “become” anything—we’d…

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MEET OUR DONORS: JEFF’S STORY

Posted: Oct 17, 2017 | Category: Latest Articles

In 1977, Jeff’s brother was born with Rh incompatibility. Rh incompatibility is a condition that occurs during pregnancy if a woman has Rh-negative blood but her baby has Rh-positive blood.…

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Meet Our Donors: Paul’s Story

Posted: Jul 31, 2017 | Category: Spotlight

Meet Paul Konichek. Paul is a retired educator, an avid mountain climber, and one of our regular blood donors. We recently sat down with him to learn a little bit…

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Are y’all ready to BATTLE it out?

Posted: Jun 23, 2017 | Category: Spotlight

We are SO EXCITED to announce that the tenth annual Battle of the Badges blood drive competition among the Austin Fire Department, Austin Police Department, and Austin-Travis County EMS will…

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Let’s spread the love.

Posted: Feb 06, 2017 | Category: Latest Articles

Is it just us or does the world just feel especially negative these days? We've welcomed February--and the message of love it brings--with open arms. We're using this month as…

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World Cancer Day

Posted: Feb 03, 2017 | Category: Latest Articles

Danny is an incredibly active 14-year-old boy.  He's been a member of his school's basketball and football team and has run the Austin Half Marathon and other 10K races. But…

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We’re all family here.

Posted: Jan 16, 2017 | Category: Latest Articles

LET THESE STICKERS BE A REMINDER... WE'RE ALL FAMILY HERE. Part of our mission at We Are Blood is to always treat everyone we serve as family. And being family…

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Hello, December!

Posted: Dec 02, 2016 | Category: Latest Articles

Happy December, Central Texans! We want to be among the first to wish you and yours a happy, healthy holiday season. We've got some super exciting stuff going on this…

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