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FDA Guidance

Blood donation is about to be more inclusive.

The FDA has issued final guidance establishing a blood donor screening process based on Individual Donor Assessment, not sexual or gender identity.

MAY 24-31

A gift for you!

Get your free tote when you present to give this Memorial Day weekend. While supplies last.

New center, new hours

Sunday appointments now available

Our Richfield donor center is now open on Sundays. Save lives over the weekend, and book your appointment today.

FDA Lifts CJD Deferral

Welcome Back, New & Former Donors!

The deferral for potential exposure to Mad Cow Disease (vCJD) has been lifted! Those who spent time in the UK, France or Ireland may now be eligible to donate.

Join our team

Make a lifesaving difference in your community

Do you want a career you'll love and be proud of? Join the team at Memorial Blood Centers! We’re looking for enthusiastic candidates for phlebotomy and laboratory careers.

The demand is constant.

Local hospitals rely on volunteer blood donors to give regularly. It's an easy way to help save lives.

Help save lives

Help those living with sickle cell

Sickle cell disease is hereditary, and those living with it often need frequent blood transfusions when complications occur.

Give to the Max Day

Thanks to your generosity, Memorial Blood Centers raised $3,800 in support of our lifesaving mission.

Partnering close to home

Cookie Cart provides tasty treats in our Metro-area donor centers while supporting educational opportunities and job training to local teens.

Updated FDA Guidance

Updated FDA guidelines have reduced some deferral periods and may allow some previously deferred donors to now be eligible.

Donor Days

Donor Day celebrations bring together a group of people to donate blood at a Memorial Blood Centers donor center.

Right Type for Your Type

Every 2 seconds someone needs blood. Based on your blood type and where the need is greatest, there are many ways to give.

Host a Blood Drive

When you partner with Memorial Blood Centers as a blood drive sponsor, you help save and sustain lives right here at home.



Save time and complete your health history questionnaire on the day of your donation from the privacy of your home or office.


Donor Survey

Tell us about your donation experience! Please have your donation number available, located on the back of your Donor Care Guide.


Are you ready to help save lives?

38% of the U.S. population are eligible to give blood, yet only 7% do.