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Madison Palarca-Wong, a senior, calmly watches a blood technician draw her blood.

Blood drive draws student interest

October 21, 2018

Instead of going to their classes on Thursday, 89 students signed up to give blood. ASB’s Do Something commission sets up two blood drives each school year, collecting aroun...

What is the Blood Drive like?

October 19, 2018

This video is about the blood drive.

The Blood Drive applications can be turned in next to the ASB room.

ASB prepares for annual blood drive

October 5, 2018

With the annual blood drive approaching, ASB is recruiting students to donate blood. Every year, students older than 16 can register to donate blood in Carlmont's blood drive. ...

Jane Doe*, one of the few donors at the Redwood City blood drive, hold out her arm as a nurse collects her blood.

Local blood bank seeks more donors

May 1, 2018

Blood donor turnout is too low. In partnership with the Blood Centers of the Pacific, the Redwood City Public Library hosted a blood drive open to any community member over ag...

Sophomore Tia Papapietro fills out the parental consent form necessary for  all donors 18 years old or younger.

Students can save three lives in upcoming blood drive

February 27, 2018

Carlmont students await the upcoming blood drive, where they are given the opportunity to save three lives by donating a pint of blood. The semi-annual blood drive hosted by Carlmo...

Donating blood paves the way for saving lives

Donating blood paves the way for saving lives

March 10, 2017

It’s that time of the year again when blood starts being collected by the pint. This year’s blood drive, organized by the Do Something Commission and Red Cross Club, is...

Quarter sheet flyers hang on lockers to remind students that sign ups for the blood drive are from Feb. 13 to Feb.24.

Sign up to save a life

February 14, 2017

For many, saving a life is only one pint away. The Carlmont blood drive will be held on March 9 in the student union. Students can sign up in the quad from Feb. 13 to Feb. 24. The...

Carlmont blood drive draws in many brave volunteers

October 29, 2016

Estella Lippi reports on the fall blood drive.

Carlmont students donate blood to save lives – Bijan Khalili

March 14, 2016

Bijan Khalili reports on Carlmont High School's second blood drive of the year, which was a huge success with 75 students volunteering to donate.   ...

The blood moon glows for some of its last few moments late Sunday night.

Blood moon amazes Peninsula crowds after initial setback

October 1, 2015

An astronomical phenomenon happened on Sunday night, an event so rare that it will not happen again until 2033. Millions of people worldwide looked up into the night sky to wat...

Zoe Wildman braces herself while getting blood drawn during Carlmont's blood drive.

Staff and students donate blood

November 1, 2014

The needle tears through layers of delicate skin. She looks away, ready for the sting to cease. Thick dark blood travels up the tube. A life is saved. Junior Zoe Wildman...

Blood Donations

Blood Donations

February 12, 2014

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