Big Thinker - Madeline Wiegman

Fri, 09/02/2016 - 10:09

“I was useless for the rest of the day because I was so excited,” recounts Wiegman as she describes her reaction to learning that she won the coveted Rhode Island Blood Center M

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It's Not What You Think

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 11:11

There are a lot of misconceptions about bone marrow donation -- that it will be painful and that healing takes forever. It's not what you think! Those are myths.

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Because of Heroes, I Got to Say Goodbye

Sun, 06/12/2016 - 07:40

I will never get to have that laugh with her. But, partly because of heroes who donated, I got to say goodbye.

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Conquering My Fear of Giving Blood

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 13:56

First she conquered her fear of giving blood. Then she carried on a family tradition of giving blood.

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Friends Don't Let Friends Donate Blood Alone

Sun, 01/24/2016 - 00:50

New donors welcome! Over 370,000 people in Rhode Island are eligible to give blood and only about 5% of the population does.

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