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Jun 2018

Become a blood donor this June!

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The WP Blood Transfusion Service celebrates National Blood Donor Month during June and will host various promotional activities to ensure a consistent blood stock level.  WPBTS will also join the worldwide celebration of World Blood Donor Day on Thursday 14 June 2018.


May 2018

Winter is coming!

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Winter months in the Western Cape typically represent nestling under blankets, hearty stews, steaming cups of hot chocolate and movie nights. However, for the WP Blood Transfusion Service it is not such a cozy time.


Jan 2018

Thank you for your support during the Festive Season!

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The Western Province Blood Transfusion Service wishes to thank its blood donors for their support during the Festive Season.  Thanks to our remarkable donors we managed to receive 12 433 donations which resulted in saving the lives of more than 37 000 people.



Jan 2018

WPBTS partners with FNB Varsity Cup

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The Western Province Blood Transfusion Service (WPBTS) and the South African National Blood Service (SANBS) are excited to partner with the FNB Varsity Cup and FNB Varsity Shield for the next three years.  The partnership will encourage all South Africans to #maketheteam.  Every donor (e