Networking to Reach Diverse Donors. Nicole Brown Manager, Relationship and Community Outreach Yadira Pagan Manager, Corporate & Community Relations. New York Blood Center (NYBC).
Networking to Reach Diverse Donors
Manager, Relationship and Community Outreach
Manager, Corporate & Community Relations
New York Blood Center (NYBC) is a non-profit organization that supports approximately 200 area hospitals, providing needed blood and blood components for the 18 million people in the New York/ New Jersey metropolitan area. NYBC is also a world leader in hematology, clinical services and transfusion science, conducting both basic and applied research in these important fields. Because of this leadership position, NYBC not only develops and distributes innovative blood products and services; it also provides comprehensive training, public education and medical services for both health care professionals and the community.
The Regions of the New York Blood Center:
Brooklyn/Staten IslandBlood Services
Hudson Valley Blood Services
Long Island Blood Services
New Jersey Blood Services
New York Blood Services
*Totals based on 2000 Census
*Total Donors for 2008: 116,981
DO NOT ASSUME THAT ALL CULTURES ARE THE SAME
NYBC had an average of 16.5% first time donors per drive in 2008.
Harlem’s Children Zone (February 24, 2009):
Blood Drive Results
43 Donors Registered
32 Donations Received
18 were first time donors (56%)
10 were first time Black donors (31%)
YOUR REPUTATION NOT ONLY FOLLOWS YOU, BUT PRECEDES YOU!
Community Health/ Disease Related