Battle of the Badges

Memorial Blood Centers’ Battle of the Badges is an annual competition between teams of first responders to raise awareness of the importance of donating blood. The event challenges first responders to bring together the community, friends, and family members in a friendly life-saving competition to save and sustain lives through blood donation.

Congratulations to our 2017 Battle of the Badges winners!

First Place
Rogers Police and Fire Departments

Rookie Award
Shakopee Police Department

Learn more:

2017 Winner Announcement Press Release.
For a complete list of 2017 participants, click here.
Information about the Battle of the Badges Program.
Read Mike Blood's life-saving story.
Contact us to find out how you can help save lives now and throughout the year—as a donor, volunteer, or blood drive sponsor.