Entries by Rachel Wood

Saving Local Lives the “Long” Way

Meet Jim and Mike Long; two amazing superheroes! When it comes time to saving local lives and their commitment to blood and platelet donation, this father-and-son duo goes above and beyond for local patients. What started out as bi-monthly whole blood donations through Community Blood Center of the Carolinas (CBCC) has morphed into two loyal […]

Executive Director of Isabella Santos Foundation Receives National Award

Erin Santos honored with America’s Blood Center’s “Larry Frederick Award”  CHARLOTTE, N.C. – April 1, 2019 – Erin Santos, executive director of the Isabella Santos Foundation (ISF) has received the “ABC Larry Frederick Award” from America’s Blood Centers (ABC) for her commitment to raising awareness of the need for blood donation. “I am incredibly honored to receive this recognition from […]

The Melting Pot Fundraising Results

The Melting Pot at the Midtown and Lake Norman locations honored a special ISF Menu during the month of March.  Guests were able to order from this special menu throughout the month, ultimately donating back to ISF.  Cheers to The Melting Pot for helping us raise over $5600.   We appreciate everyone who fondued in […]

Erin Santos honored with America’s Blood Center’s “Larry Frederick Award”

We attended America’s Blood Centers (ABC) ceremony on March 25th in Arlington. Erin, our Executive Director, received the “ABC Larry Frederick Award” for her dedication and leadership in raising awareness of the need for blood donation. The award is named after Larry Frederick, a former Oakland, Calif. police officer who was struck by a DUI driver in […]