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Defence Blood Challenge


Is your blood pumping?

Congratulations! You’ve crossed the finish line. You should be feeling great about what you’ve achieved together.

Thank you to everyone who gave it their all, giving blood to save lives during the challenge.

Want to know how you went? The results are in!

With the goal of 9,000 donations, Navy, Army, Air Force and Defence Public Servants, met the challenge with 9,007 donations. Together with Defence industry organisations*, the total jumps to 10,094 donations, helping to change over 30,000 lives!

Highest donations

Organisation Number of donations
Army 3340

Highest number of new donors

Organisation Number of donors
Navy 251

Highest year on year growth

Organisation %
Navy 21.4

Highest donations per capita

Organisation %
Navy 16.9

Highest plasma donations per capita

Organisation %
Navy 12.7

Ready for your second wind?

Though the challenge is over, the need for blood never stops. Keep saving lives by making an appointment. All donations will count towards your team's annual tally.

For more information contact us online or call 1300 886 524.


*Based on the fantastic contribution from Defence industry organisations in 2019, we will introduce a new sub- category for this group in 2020. Watch this space!

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