Tuesday, 13 September 2011

Partners For Life

The University of Alberta is a Canadian Blood Services Partner for Life. As of September 12, our faculty, staff and students have donated enough blood product to meet 77% of our annual unit pledge. Health Promotion and WorkLife Services extends its thanks to those who are rising to the challenge.

If you already help save lives through blood donation as a private individual, or if you would like to begin to do so, consid er registering yourself as a blood donor on behalf of the University of Alberta—the process is easy. To become a Partner of Life, and to have your blood donations counted towards the institution’s goal, you must register through the Canadian Blood Services website (www.blood.ca). Simply click on the Partners for Life button and follow the steps to register as a member. The University’s Partner ID is UNIV 010313.