URGENT NEEDfor blood and platelet donors. All types needed, especially O- & B-.Schedule Now

Aug 1 – Sept 10

Get a pint, give a pint

Memorial Blood Centers is proud to partner with local breweries and pubs to offer blood donors a Pint for a Pint when you give.

Join our team

Make a lifesaving difference in your community

Looking to jump-start or continue your career while helping others? Consider joining the team at Memorial Blood Centers. We’re looking for excited candidates to start or continue their career in phlebotomy. Join us at upcoming hiring events in Eden Prairie and Plymouth.

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.