Organize a successful blood donation campaign by creating a poster on Canva

Design a poster to encouraging people to donate blood

When you donate money, you give someone food and education, but when you donate blood, you save someone’s life. If you are planning to hold a blood donation campaign soon, create a poster with Canva to make your event a success. With thousands of editable poster templates, you can quickly pick one and create a professional looking poster under minutes. Designing on Canva barely takes any time and it is completely free!

After you are done designing your poster, you can simply download the it to print and hand out flyers or you can also directly share it on social media. What’s better? You can re-edit the same poster for another blood donation drive, any time!

Create an impactful blood donation poster online in few minutes

  1. Create a new Canva account to get started with your poster design for Blood Donation poster.
  2. Choose from our library, hundreds of professionally designed templates.
  3. Upload your own photos or choose from over 1 million stock images.
  4. Fix your pictures, add stunning filters and edit text.
  5. Save and share.

Design your own blood donation poster in four easy steps

  1. Change the images. Upload your own images or choose from our stock library of over 1 million photographs, graphics, and illustrations.
  2. Change the fonts. Choose from over 130 fresh fonts.
  3. Change the background. Choose a background from our library or use an image.
  4. Change the colors. Change the color of your text boxes and text to add extra flair.

Attract more donors by adding images

You can pick any one of the thousand poster templates on Canva and customize it according to your liking. You don’t need to be a master at designing, just someone with a creative mind. Canva has intuitive drag and drop tools, making it easy for anyone to create professional looking posters. To attract more blood donors, you can add images to your poster. In case you don’t have images of your own, you can use Canva’s media library which has over one million images, vectors, and illustrations available. Most of them are free, while a few cost $1 for each one-time use. Select fonts from the pre-designed font combinations and typography to add information about the date and campaign venue. If you wish to make your own font combination, you can do that with Canva’s 130 fresh fonts.

Share it with friends or colleagues and get instant feedback

When designing a poster for an important cause like blood donation, it’s always better to cross check all the details to make sure anyone interested can easily reach the venue. The best way to do that is by collaborating with friends and colleagues and asking them to check for any errors.

To share your poster design, click on the share button and enter the email addresses of your friends. If you want your friends to edit the design, then check the ‘Can edit’ box or else check the ‘Can comment’ box for them to just add comments.

Share the poster with everyone to make your blood donation camp a success

Now that your blood donation poster is ready, it is time to send it to your friends, family, colleagues, and and everyone else to motivate them to donate blood. Download posters in Canva recommended PDF-print format that saves the poster in 300 DPI (dots per inch) for a high resolution print quality. You can also directly share the poster to Facebook, Twitter, or LinkedIn by clicking on the share button.


Can I add my own images to the poster?

Yes! You can upload your own images and organization/NGO logos by clicking on the green ‘Upload your own images’ button. If you don’t have images of your own, you can always choose one from Canva’s media library. Most of the images are free, while a few cost $1 for each one-time use.

Can I use the same poster for another campaign?

Yes! You can use your blood donation poster for another drive. All your designs get saved in your Canva account, which you can access any time. Just edit the required details in your design and it will be as good as new.

What all formats are available to download the poster in?

Canva recommends you to download the poster in PDF-print format as it saves the poster in 300 DPI (dots per minutes) but there are more options available. You can also save the poster in JPG or PNG format if you want to directly share the poster on messaging apps like WhatsApp and Viber.