The High School Challenge
Did you know high school students represent 35% of the blood supply that is donated during the school year?
Every year, the high schools in Kern County hold a competition to see who can get the most donations.Now YOU can help! Come to one of our drives or visit Houchin Blood Bank and let them know which school you'd like to credit!
Did you know?
There are many misconceptions surrounding blood donations. Did you know:
- You can still donate while taking most prescriptions.
- You can donate if you are a diabetic able to meet a few simple criteria.
- You can donate with many heart conditions.
- You can donate if your blood pressure is regulated with medication.
Still have questions?
Visit Houchin Blood Bank for more details!