Central Blood Bank

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Liver Transplant Patient’s Mom Thankful As Community Supports Blood Drive

The Pittsburgh community has come through after a special request from a sick little boy and his family. It all came together Friday at the Petersen Events Center in Oakland.

07/10/2015

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Family Giving Back, Holding Blood Drive After Boy’s Life-Saving Transplant

A little boy who underwent a life-saving liver transplant has received a lot of attention. Now, his family is giving back.

07/09/2015

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Broken Water Line Damages Central Blood Bank’s Platelet Facility

Over the weekend, a water line from a boiler broke and creating quite a mess at the Central Blood Bank’s platelet processing facility on the North Side.

02/17/2015

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Winter Weather Having Impact On Local Blood Banks

The old principal of supply and demand can impact the price you pay for certain products, but some items are always in demand.

02/04/2015

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Concern Growing About Local Blood Supplies As Cold Snap Continues

The bitter cold, school delays and the height of flu season are creating the perfect storm for a severe reduction of available blood supplies to area hospitals, says the region’s primary blood supplier, Central Blood Bank.

01/09/2015

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Dozens Donate Blood To Help Franklin Regional Stabbing Victims

Dozens of people donated blood today at the Murrysville Community Center.

04/19/2014

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Central Blood Bank Hosting Blood Drive In Murrysville

The Central Blood Bank is working to replenish its blood supply following last week’s school stabbings.

04/14/2014

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Arctic Blast Affects Blood Donation

The Central Blood Bank is asking for your help to replenish supplies.

01/30/2014

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Steelers Hold Blood Drive In Heinz Field Locker Room

It’s been said that Steelers fans bleed black and gold, but on this day, they were giving blood.

12/05/2013

Pittsburgh Pirates To Host Blood Drive

The Pittsburgh Pirates are teaming up with Central Blood Bank to host a blood drive next week.

06/21/2013

Steelers Locker Room Blood Drive Information

The Steelers are hosting a locker room blood drive and now is the time to sign up.

10/01/2012

Mike Pintek Donates Blood

Drive to Save Lives

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA and 93.7 The Fan are partnering with the Central Blood Bank for our first ever Drive to Save Lives!

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–05/09/2012

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Blood Drive For Clairton Officer Draws Huge Response

Clairton Police Officer Jim Kuzak lost nearly half of his blood after he responded to a home invasion call.

04/11/2011

Blood Drives To Honor Clairton Officer James Kuzak

Two blood drives are scheduled in honor of critically-injured Clairton Police Officer James Kuzak, Jr. The first is scheduled from noon to 7 p.m., Monday, April 11 at the Peters Township Fire Department. The second […]

04/08/2011