The number of blood donations collected each year in the United States is 15.7 million from an estimated 9.2 million donors. Although almost 40% of the population is eligible to donate, less than 10% actually do each year. Blood cannot be manufactured and relies solely on generous donors. Someone is in need of blood every two seconds in the United States. More than 30 million blood components are transfused each year with the average transfusion being approximately 3 pints. The below collection of slogans are from blood drive campaigns and supporters whom focus on bringing attention to the needs and benefits to donating blood.
Accidents and medical emergencies don’t take holidays—we need blood every minute, every day of the year.
Blood – the gift of life.
Blood costs nothing to give yet is more valuable than any other resource on earth.
Blood donors are special people.
Blood is life – just give it!
Blood is the way so give it away.
Blood. It’s in you to give.
C’mon! We know you’ve got it in you!
Do something amazing today. Save a life. Give blood!
Do you feel you don’t have much to offer? You have the most precious resource of all: the ability to save a life by donating blood! Help share this invaluable gift with someone in need.
Don’t just live through others – let others live through you.
Don’t Let mosquitoes get to your blood first.
Don’t let the blood center run dry!
Donate! It is a bloody good job.
Every drop counts. Give blood today!
Feel like you’re low on supplies? But you’re rich in the most precious resource of all: blood and the gift of life.
From me to you—a gift of life.
Give blood so others may live.
Give blood today. It may be a member of your family or a friend who needs this precious resource next.
Give blood—stay healthy.
Give the gift that costs nothing to give.
Go for a run in another’s veins.
Good blood helps sick people get better.
If you’re a blood donor, you’re a hero to someone, somewhere, who received your gracious gift of life.
It’s in your blood to help save a life.
Life is precious. Be a life-saver. Give blood!
Share life. Donate blood.
Strong communities are built on safe blood.
The blood you donate gives someone another chance at life.
The gift of blood is the gift of life.
The life you save may be your child’s.
To give blood is an honor for youth become a regular volunteer blood donor.
Want to save a life today? Give blood.
We need each other. Please give blood.
We need what you’ve got! Give blood.
When you give blood, you’ll be doing one of the most amazing things anybody could dream of—saving a life.
You get it back in three days and save a life too.
You’re Somebody’s Type.
The below infographic provides a guide to understanding the process and benefits of donating to a blood drive. A description of the impact for a single blood donation is explained as well as a listing of where the blood goes. Only 37% of the population is eligible to give blood with the need of every one in four people needing a blood transfusion at some point in their life.