Let's Work Together to Save Lives!
To partner with the community to help save and sustain lives by providing a safe supply of blood, blood components, biotherapies and related services.
WHY PARTNER WITH US:
We cannot serve our community alone, and our partners are essential to our life-saving mission. No matter how big or small the organization or business, we are dedicated to building a partnership that is right for them. We believe in long-term relationships that will help strengthen our community and partners, educate the importance of blood donations and save lives.
Partnering with Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center directly benefits our community by ensuring we always have a strong blood supply on the shelves. There is no substitute for blood, and every donation can help save as many as three lives. Not only are you helping families in our community, but you are saving lives.
- More than 135,000 active donors who are connected through text campaigns, emails, telemarketing, social media, local media partners, digital and printed materials
- 17 donor centers throughout the Gulf Coast area: 14 in Greater Houston; 2 in East Texas; 1 in Brazos Valley
- 7,000 blood drives are hosted each year with local businesses and organizations
- Social media influences: @commitforlife Facebook; Instagram; Twitter (Also on YouTube, LinkedIn, Snapchat, TikTok and Pinterest)
If your business or organization is interested in joining the program, or you desire more information, please contact:
Melissa Chiu, Community Development Coordinator
Want to Become a Friend of the Blood Center?
Melissa Chiu is a talented coordinator at Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center, dedicated to building partnerships and setting up promotions to incentivize and recognize blood donors. Her hard work and creative approach is ensuring patients in need have access to lifesaving blood products. Melissa is committed to continuing her work and making a difference in the community.
Community Development Coordinator