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On Sept. 10, Matthews will be receiving a national award at the Canadian Blood Services' 13th annual Honouring Our Lifeblood ceremony at the National Arts Gallery in Ottawa.
Not only is Colorado Rockies Hats he a regular donor, he has also organized a blood donation program at his place of work, the Pacific Blue Cross, called Partners for Life. He started the program ten years ago and has championed its growth to 120 active donors at Pacific Blue Cross.
"The sad thing is only about three per cent of people actually donate when probably 50 per cent of all families require blood at some point," said Matthews.
Matthews will be representing British Columbia as someone who has gone above and beyond in their contributions to the Canadian Blood Services.
on Sept. 14. The program runs all year long.
Every two weeks he makes the 50 kilometre journey to the main Oak Street clinic in Vancouver Brooklyn Nets Caps
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"It's a really simple process, It is about an hour of your time. And it will save another persons life," said Matthews also stressing how safe the process is.
to make a platelet donations. Platelets are the cells that clot blood and are used to treat cancer and burn victims.
35 years of giving blood
Clinics are held every two weeks in Maple Ridge at Maple Ridge Alliance Church at 20399 Dewdney Trunk Rd. The next clinic will be New Era Manchester United
"The Canadian Blood Services, when they took over from the Red Cross, have really done an excellent job in screening donors to make sure that blood is also safe for the recipients."
Matthews is also trying to work with other organizations like Scouts Canada to build blood donors.
"All the equipment is one time use, so there's no risk to the donor," he said.
Lifeblood ceremony recognizes donors, volunteers, partners and peer recruiters.
So far, Matthews has made 104 whole blood and 235 platelet donations.
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