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Individual Gifts

Your financial support helps us provide critical healthcare services to our communities during the COVID-19 pandemic, from maintaining an adequate blood supply, to collecting, testing and distributing convalescent plasma to hospitals with the hope that plasma transfusions will help save the lives of COVID-19 patients in critical need.

You can also dedicate your contribution in memory of or in honor of a family member or special friend.

Please click on the links below to make a secure online gift or download a form to mail your contribution.

Online Donation

Mail Donation   

Annual Community Events

Celebrate our life-saving mission by attending or sponsoring our annual What's Your Type? gala, held the first Thursday in May.

You can also support Memorial Blood Centers during Give to the Max Day, Minnesota’s single largest day of giving in November.

Stock Donations and Estate Planning

Gifts of stock can provide tax benefits while supporting our life-saving mission. Planned gifts ensure your generosity will continue to serve our community. 

In-kind Contributions

We welcome in-kind gifts, such as tickets to sporting events, to reward blood donors. Items for our What's Your Type? gala silent auction are also welcome. Some restrictions apply. 

Company Match and Payroll Deduction

Many companies will match your financial contribution, commitment as a blood donor, and other volunteer opportunities. We also partner with Community Health Charities to facilitate automatic payroll deductions.

Sponsorships and Grants

We partner with many leading organizations to advance their philanthropic goals in the community, from hosting blood drives, providing educational programs and scholarships, to sponsoring our annual What's Your Type? gala. We also collaborate with foundations to address healthcare issues in our community and have developed expertise in meeting the special needs of cancer patients, sickle cell patients, and newborns with blood disorders.

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Memorial Blood Centers is recognized as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit health charity. Contributions are tax-deductible to the full extent allowed by law.

Click here to see our most current Annual Report to the Community.

Please contact Phil Losacker with any questions or call 651-332-7228, or

Corporate and Community Relations
Memorial Blood Centers
737 Pelham Boulevard
Saint Paul, MN 55114