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Steven Seraphine

Steven Seraphine

Recipient, Treatment, Wisconsin

When 13-year-old Steven grows up, he wants to be a storm chaser. But, leukemia was trying to dash his dreams. Thanks to the generosity of donors, the blood and platelet transfusions Steven receives are helping his body to heal. 

Now Steven can continue to enjoy log rolling, fishing, and video games! “We are very grateful to all of the generous people that donate blood,” says his mom, Anne.

Support Steven through the life-saving gift of blood donation.


People need people, make a difference in someone’s life by donating blood.

We must rely on each other for the gift of blood, and patients in your community rely on the generosity of Versiti’s blood donors to help. Please consider scheduling an appointment to donate. If this is your first time, donating blood is quick, easy and relatively painless. And, it is a great way to give back and help patients in your community.

View our Blood Donation FAQs for more information.

Other Impact Stories

Misty Welch, and her family holding a picture of baby Dalton.

Misty Welch

Versiti Blood Center of Indiana’s Misty Welch had always wanted a son and when she was expecting a baby boy, it was a dream come true. However, their dream quickly turned into a nightmare. Read her story.

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Trey Hohenstreiter

Trey Hohenstreiter

Trey was just 4 years old when he received the life-changing news – he had cancer. Read his story.

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Martha Sullivan

Martha Sullivan

Martha thought she just had the common cold, after a late-night trip to the ER she found out it was much more series, leukemia. Read her full story.

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