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Adelaide Yost is living a normal, healthy life. Adelaide has von Willebrand disease.
"It's like a totally different life"
When she was 21 years old, Alana Merkow signed up to be bone marrow donor, not knowing that one day she would save a stranger’s life.
A serious injury taught Andrew the importance of blood donation.
Dan's life changed forever after his wife suffered a massive brain aneurysm and he decided to donate her organs.
After her aneurysm Dawn needed 90 units of blood to survive. Watch her incredible story.
Diane was just 22 when she was diagnosed with leukemia.
Giving hope to patients suffering from cardiovascular disease, the leading cause of death in the U.S.
Sickle cell disease research for new and better treatments and to ease suffering.
Grady remembers his son Riley's big brown eyes and his ability to light up a room.
Making an impact on patients like Havalah.
Jack received a remarkable 300 blood transfusions – and a life-saving bone marrow transplant – to help him beat leukemia.
Meet one of our rare blood donors who is saving lives and setting a national milestone.
Jake Pansier would have lost his life had it not been for 300 blood donations made by volunteer donors.
Jennifer and Dustin know how important blood donors were to Jake.
Keeanna is one of BCW's team leaders who coordinates mobile blood drives throughout southeastern Wisconsin.
Kiefer Sam has come a long way since his liver transplant when he was just 8 months old.
Kierston experienced the heart-breaking loss of her baby girl.
Latoyia is determined to live life to the fullest – despite the hurdles of sickle cell disease.
Laura's family decided donating her organs might provide a chance at life for someone else – and it did.
Mario is a blood donor with a rare blood type.
Mary is alive today thanks to the generosity of a stranger.
Every day is a new beginning for me.
"Donors gave me a second chance at life."
Our mother was a giver and now a part of her will live on.
Nona lost the majority of her kidney function more than 10 years ago.
Norman knows giving blood and platelets save lives. That's why he has been a loyal donor for nearly 50 years.
When doctors diagnosed Pastor Rogers with congestive heart failure they told him he needed a new heart to survive.
"You never know who you might help by donating blood. If you can do it, please do."
"I would do anything to help people understand that I'm here because someone was there to help me."
"By my early 20s, I felt like my disease had taken over."
Twins Chloe and Kendall Roehling have always battled the odds together.
When she was two years old, Shanice was diagnosed with sickle cell disease.
Support Steven through the life-saving gift of blood donation.
Tara suffered complications after giving birth to twins Benjamin and Imogen.
Wendy made the decision to donate her son’s tissues and corneas after an accident in 2007.