Dangerously low:All blood types are needed, especially platelets.Schedule now

March 1-31

Give blood in good company

Give blood for a chance to win a $25 gift card to Noodles & Company and more!

FAQ

COVID-19 and blood donation

MBC is committed to the safety of our donors, staff, and community partners. Get answers to your questions about donating right now.

Convalescent Plasma Donation

Recovered from COVID-19?

Join the fight against COVID-19 and help others in need. Become a convalescent plasma donor.

Expanded Hours

To increase capacity while maintaining social distancing, we have expanded hours at select donor centers.

Help save lives

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.

Type O- Blood

O negative is the universal blood type, which means it can be given to anyone in need like trauma victims or preemie babies.

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.