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Donating Blood

Donating blood is safe, simple and it saves lives.

Online Appointment

Schedule an appointment to donate whole blood.

10 Reasons to Donate Blood

  • Blood transfusions save lives.
  • There’s no substitute for human blood.
  • Every three seconds, someone needs a blood transfusion.
  • About 1 in 7 people entering a hospital need blood.
  • A pint of blood, separated in to components, can help up to three people.
  • Fulfills your desire to “give back” to the community.
  • You’ll receive free wellness screenings, including blood pressures, cholesterol and iron level every time you donate.
  • You’ll learn your blood type.
  • You’ll earn hero reward points toward free movie tickets, ice cream and more
  • It’s safe, simple and it saves lives.

Donation Process

  • Prospective donors first complete a health history questionnaire and screening interview.
  • The next step involves a brief physical examination of blood pressure, pulse, temperature and a test for anemia.
  • If the prescribed medical requirements are met, a pint of blood is drawn from the donor. Afterwards, donors are served refreshments while remaining seated for 15 minutes.
  • The entire process usually takes less than one hour.

Where to Donate

Select the most convenient donation location for driving directions and hours.

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