Kentucky Blood Center celebrates 55 year anniversary

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) – The Kentucky Blood Center is celebrating a major milestone.

Their life-saving work has been shown across the commonwealth for nearly six decades.

In 1968, you could find the Kentucky Blood Center in the basement of the Pancake House on South Limestone.

In 2023, you can find KBC in one of their 8 facilities across six counties.

55 years later and they’ve built the organization from the ground up.

They went from serving just six Lexington hospitals, to providing supplies to more than 70.              READ MORE