The News Tribune: Convalescent plasma seen as ‘glimmer of hope’ for people suffering from COVID-19

Regional blood banks are collecting plasma to send to hospitals, giving sick individuals the antibodies to fight COVID-19.

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Recovered COVID-19 patient Alissa Kelli Sarbiewski donates plasma at Cascade Regional Blood Services

South Sound Magazine: Recovered COVID Patients’ Plasma Donations Could Lead to Treatment

Cascade Regional Blood Services is taking part in a national effort to search for new treatments and vaccines, largely by looking at blood plasma donations from people who have recovered from COVID-19.

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Kent Reporter: MultiCare Health System Announces New Treatment for COVID-19 Patients: Seeks Plasma Donations from People Recovered from Coronavirus

Tacoma-based MultiCare Health System, including hospitals in Auburn and Covington, has another treatment option for patients hospitalized with COVID-19.

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Recovering local COVID-19 patients leading the charge in the race to develop new treatments

Washington was the first epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak in the U.S., and Pierce County was among the earliest and hardest hit. Now it's at the forefront of the race for new treatments and vaccines, thanks in part to the work of Cascade Regional Blood Services.

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KIRO-7 NEWS story about MultiCare seeking plasma donations from recovering COVID-19 patients

KIRO-7: MultiCare Health System seeks plasma donations from COVID-19 survivors

Multicare Health System is asking for survivors of COVID-19 to donate plasma to sick patients.

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TV Tacoma’s CityLine speaks to Cascade Regional Blood Services: Why It’s safe to give blood right now

Amanda Westbrook, from TV Tacoma's CityLine speaks to Cascade Regional Blood Services about why now is a safe and important time to give blood.

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The News Tribune: Here’s how you can help Pierce County Service providers respond to coronavirus

The News Tribune shares ways you can help, which include making an appointment to donate blood.

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Donating Blood is Safe and an Essential Service for our Communities

The FDA and blood center organizations come together to encourage blood donations, assuring people that donating blood is absolutely safe and direly needed.

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South Sound Talk: Cascade Regional Blood Services’ Give Back Scholarship

Cascade Regional Blood Services awards four $500 scholarships each year to local high school and college students to educate and increase awareness of the need to give back to one’s community.

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The News Tribune: Another Coronavirus Casualty: Pierce County’s Dangerously Low Blood Supply (EDITORIAL)

In Pierce County, the blood supply is down by more than 40 percent, a depletion that could have dire consequences. All healthy adults should consider donating blood now.

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South Sound Talk: Coronavirus Fears Put Nation’s Blood Supply at Risk

Amid fears surrounding the pandemic, Cascade Regional Blood Services wants to assure you that it is completely safe to donate blood—and that your donation is absolutely vital to save lives.

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South Sound Talk: Cascade Regional Blood Services Seeking Blood Donations to Build a Diverse Donor Base

We've been featured in featured in South Sound talk for our work to expand our donor bas to provide the specific blood products needed for Sickle Cell patients at Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital.

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South Sound Talk: Pediatric Patients in Urgent Need of Blood Donations at Mary Bridge this Summer

Earlier this spring Seattle Children’s Hospital was forced to shut down four of its operating rooms due to mold. With these patients being transferred from Seattle to Tacoma, Mary Bridge is in dire need of donors to help support the high demand for blood products.

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Key Biologics and Cascade Regional Blood Services Partner on Leukapheresis Collections

Key Biologics LLC and Cascade Regional Blood Services (CRBS) today announced a multi-year agreement to provide researchers in academia, pharma and biotech with vital blood products and materials for their research and product manufacturing efforts.

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South Sound Talk: Boy at Mary Bridge Hospital Needs O Positive Blood Donations to Battle Cancer

Three-year old diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL) needs your donations of O positive blood

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South Sound Talk: Florida Child in Need of Extremely Rare Blood: OneBlood Leading Worldwide Search for Donors

A nonprofit blood center in the southeast is leading a worldwide search to find some of the rarest blood in the world to help save two-year-old Zainab, a South Florida girl who is battling neuroblastoma. If you meet the criteria, please donate!

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South Sound Talk: Cascade Regional Blood Services and MultiCare: 70 Years of Partnership

MultiCare and Cascade Regional Blood Services celebrate 70 years of linking volunteer blood donors to local patients in need. The relationship between the two organizations has evolved to respond to the unique needs of the community.

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South Sound Talk: Cascade Regional Blood Service Urges Millennials to Donate Blood

With many regular donors aging out of the donor pool, too few young people are stepping up to replace them. Campus blood drives are a great source of donations, but when school isn’t in session, this blood supply drops critically low.

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South Sound Talk: Kindness for Kent: Team Kent Blood Drive in Gig Harbor

South Sound Talks reports on how one Gig Harbor family channeled their grief into a call for kindness, blood donations

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