Top 10 reasons to donate blood

Are you nervous or the fence about heading to a local blood donation drive and giving blood? Here are the top 10 reasons to get over your fear and donate blood.

Blood recipient revived from the brink of death recounts what saved her life

When you donate blood to Our Lady of the Lake’s Blood Donor Services, you’re saving a life in your community, a life like Kourtney Peel, a Baton Rouge mother of two.

Can I donate blood?

WAFB is proud to partner with Our Lady of the Lake (OLOL) Blood Donor Services for the upcoming Beat Bama Blood Drive. If you are healthy you can donate blood. You may even be eligible to donate despite certain medical conditions.

When should you donate blood? NOW

If you are in good health, you can donate blood. So what are you waiting for?

OLOL needs all blood type donations during ‘Just Our Type’ campaign

Our Lady of the Lake (OLOL) Blood Donor Services relies heavily on volunteer donors for their blood supply.

OUR TURN: Beat Bama Blood Drive

Since there is a constant need for a regular blood supply, we at WAFB will be holding a special blood drive the week of the LSU-Alabama game.

Baby saved by transfusions serves as reminder to donate blood

Each blood donation can save a life. In one special case shared by United Blood Services, donations helped give a newborn her first chance at life.