URGENT NEEDfor all blood types, especially Rh Negative types (O- A- B-)Can you help?

Blood emergency announced

Blood donors are needed

If you are healthy and well, please donate. Type O, Rh negative, and platelet donors especially needed.

May 25-31

Give blood for a chance to win

The need for blood doesn't take a holiday. Give over Memorial Day and be entered to win a grill!

Join our team

Make a lifesaving difference in your community

We are recruiting for our blood collections teams! Multiple positions available and some with $1000 hiring bonus.

Increase your impact

Help support Ukraine when you give blood

Memorial Blood Centers will donate $1 to Global Blood Fund's Ukrainian support efforts for every presenting donor in May.

REASON #119

A lot of things hurt—saving lives doesn’t have to.

Giving blood is an easy, practically painless way to save up to three lives in an hour.

COVID-19 and Blood Donation

Giving blood is safe and essential

Blood is a critical component of emergency preparedness because it’s perishable and the supply must be constantly replenished.

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.

Doubled your impact

Your generous blood donations in March translated to over 28,500 meals to families facing food insecurity in our communities!

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.

 

iDonate

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.