Gavin Reda, Life Saved

Jennifer Reda was only four months pregnant when she and her husband Landon found out their son Gavin was diagnosed with a heart defect. Tetralogy of Fallot, or TOF, is an incurable, congenital heart defect that occurs in 1 in every 2,518 babies born each year. Weeks after being brought into this world, Gavin went…

A Message from the Central Valley Blood Center and the Fresno County Department of Public Health

Central California Blood Center and Fresno County Department of Public Health Joint Statement on the Coronavirus (Covid-19)

As concerns surrounding COVID-19 also known as Novel Coronavirus increase, it is critical to remember that donating blood is safe. The Central California Blood Center is adhering to all US Center for Disease Control (CDC) measures to ensure the safety and adequacy of our Valley’s blood. We will continue to follow the latest CDC precautions…