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Be a part of the campaign celebrating America's blood donors.

Did you know that January is National Blood Donor Month? It began in 1970 when President Richard Nixon made an historic proclamation. During this special month, we encourage all those impacted by the lifesaving power of blood donation to come together to honor and celebrate the incredible generosity of America’s voluntary blood donors.

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Download our free resource to promote this special month.

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Join us this January and be a part of National Blood Donor Month. This promotional handbook has everything you need to take part in this month and recognize the blood donors that are making a difference in your community. This includes draft social media images  in multiple languages, social media content, letters to the editor, a draft editorial, and more.

We encourage you to customize this content, add your own logos, and make these resources work for you throughout this month.

This resource is available to both ADRP members and nonmembers at no cost. 

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Our handbook elevates the real-life voices of donors and recipients. 
To communicate the life-saving difference blood donors make, our promotional handbook features content that elevates the real-life voices of donors and recipients as they tell their stories. Among the included content is two videos featuring Charlie, who is proud to be among the nearly 7 million people who donate blood each year.

An infographic that promotes the reality of blood donation.
This handbook includes an infographic that provides a snapshot of blood donation in America today. This resource is being provided separately so you can share it as an infographic online or printed as a posted for display in your business. You can download it here.  

Use the hashtags so we can amplify your social media posts.
Be sure to use the #NBDM hashtag when you post content on your social media channels so we can capture and amplify your work promoting this special month. Additional hashtags featured in our promotional handbook include #BloodDonation, #WhyIDonate, and #BloodDonationSavesLives.

Looking for more information? 
The Blood Diseases and Disorders Education Program, a program of the National Institutes of Health, has several resources available to highlight the importance of blood donation. This includes fact sheets, drop-in articles available in English and Spanish, and  social media resources.

Looking to donate blood? 
Visit, your single source to learn about donating blood. The site includes a locator tool as well as education resources, donor information, and more. 

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