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Faith’s Story

Faith is a 14-year-old from Mena. She’s enjoying this summer & looking forward to being a high schooler thanks to hundreds of blood donors who gave to help her survive a life-threatening illness.  Watch her video & donate for Arkansans like Faith who will need blood this summer!


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    Due to the recent flooding in Louisiana, the local blood center has not been able to operate in several days and has reached out to Arkansas Blood Institute (ABI) for support. The area is in immediate need of blood to help...// Read More

  • Gardner Joins Arkansas Blood Institute

    May 18, 2016 – Arkansas Blood Institute, the state’s nonprofit, volunteer blood center, announces the hiring of Jerald Gardner as an account consultant for the greater Little Rock area.

    He will work directly with schools,...// Read More

  • “Blood Donor” Challenge Launched

    February 1, 2016─ Arkansas Blood Institute invites all to take the “Blood Donor Challenge” between February 1 and May 15.  Blood given with the state’s nonprofit blood center saves the lives of patients in 23 Arkansas...// Read More