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Tom Welch at his 600th donation image

Tom Welch’s 600th Donation

December 2, 2019 at 9:36 am
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Here at SBC, we love to celebrate our incredible milestone donors. Earlier this month, Tom Welch made his 600th donation at the South Bay center. Ross Coyle, Public Relations Officer, interviewed the San Jose resident about what inspires him to donate...


David after his 600th blood donation

David Polnaszek’s 600th Blood Donation is a Family Affair

July 31, 2019 at 11:56 am
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In June, David Polnaszek hit a special milestone with Stanford Blood Center when he made his 600th blood donation at our Menlo Park donor center. The 73-year-old Portola Valley resident has been doing his part to help save countless lives long before iPhones...


The Journey to 580: A Lifetime of Blood Donation

April 8, 2015 at 9:53 am
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By Kristin Stankus Her story of blood donation starts like many of our donors’ stories. Thirty years ago, Linda was attending college at the University of Connecticut and there was a blood drive on campus, so she decided to give....