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All the blood drives of 2013 in one handy place. Find one that meets your busy schedule and make it happen. Your 8 minute blood donation will greatly impact 3 lives! How you ask? Long story short, blood is processed into 3 different "products", so your Red Cells go to a trauma victim, your Platelets to a cancer patient and your Plasma to a burn victim. Just imagine how good you'll feel about yourself after rescuing 3 lives.
Give and request blood at your convenience! This blood registry is a 501c3 nonprofit organized exclusively for charitable and educational purposes. Register here and be a a part of our growing community of blood donors. Want to make blood shortage a thing of the past?
3100+ blood banks listed! Over 6800 comments from donors since 2005! Review the comments to know what to expect. Always call 1st and let us know if the number or location has changed. Leave a comment on your experiences to help others manage expectations :) This is our most popular feature of the site and should not be missed. Check out our Blood Donor Android App for mobile access to our directory.
This high quality blog is maintained by bestselling author Michael S. Williams. The focus is to provide in-depth articles and great videos about the blood industry. Our premise is that you can make about $300 a month donating plasma, and it's a real gateway into donating whole blood at Red Cross blood donation centers to save lives. So we like to promote plasma donation as great habit to start. Also, you can Submit Blood Center for a featured article and to be included in our master database.
This awesome new technology can freeze umbilical cord blood stem cells to repair you; truly fascinating medical advances meets science-fiction stuff. Here we talk about new trends and provide an honest look at many of the cordblood banks, there is BIG $$$ to be had in this new industry! We do this because its just plain cool...c'mon us blood donors need a little sci-fi escape too :)
This is a new directory of hospitals in the US that we are releasing. Built on the same engine as our blood bank directory. Enjoy reviewing your favorite hospitals!
Tuesday October 15, 2013 3:04 PM EDT
An earthquake with magnitude 7.2 occurred near Tagbilaran, Bohol, Philippines at 00:12:37.20 UTC on Oct 15, 2013. BloodBanker is donating funds to the American Red Cross on behalf of the victims in Bohol here. Red Cross Philippines Earthquake Relief If … Continue reading
Wednesday July 31, 2013 3:22 AM EDT
The world was saddened upon hearing the death of Talia Joy Castellano, the American internet celebrity who lost her battle on two types of cancer. Talia, the bubbly 13 year-old who shot to fame for her inspiring make-up tutorials on Youtube, … Continue reading
Monday July 29, 2013 4:20 AM EDT
Two weeks ago, the world grieved over the loss of Talia Joy Castellano, the Cover Girl endorser and DIY make-up Internet celebrity who lost her battle with 2 forms of cancer. Talia had been diagnosed with neuroblastoma in 2007, it’s a rare … Continue reading
Thursday July 18, 2013 4:26 AM EDT
Summer season has been hostile in the USA, this brought a heat wave that made Americans want to stay outdoors at the pool these past weeks. But this week, the country will experience relief as scattered showers and thunderstorms are … Continue reading
Wednesday July 17, 2013 11:41 PM EDT
The marrow donor registry is one of the least represented donor programs in the world. So many cancer patients around the world need marrow transplants but finding a bone marrow donor that matches the marrow of the patient is the … Continue reading
Tuesday July 16, 2013 4:49 AM EDT
July is National Cord Blood Awareness Month! Now that parents are expecting their bundle of joy, preparing for the baby is what comes next. Deciding for baby names and shopping for baby things (a crib, clothes, a stroller) are what … Continue reading
Monday July 8, 2013 5:25 AM EDT
Sarah Kaufmann-Fink recently participated in Move MMORE* 5K & 1 mile Run/Walk and she is an example of someone who pays it forward. In 2005, 22 year-old Sarah Kaufman graduated college and went around the world. Like a giant roller coaster … Continue reading
Thursday July 4, 2013 3:14 AM EDT
It’s the Fourth of July! Happy 237th Birthday America! It’s that time of the year again when fireworks color the American night sky in celebration of our Independence Day! This is a great day for communities to bond and relive … Continue reading
Tuesday July 2, 2013 10:08 PM EDT
As the western part of USA is suffering from scorching heat wave in the past few days, two different tropical storms are swirling around Mexico and Hong Kong this week. Tropical storm Dalila is gaining more force as it moves … Continue reading
Monday July 1, 2013 11:17 PM EDT
The Death Valley National Park with its National Weather Service’s thermometer clocked a blistering temperature of 128 degrees, just a few degrees short from its highest recorded temperature ever recorded on Earth last July 10, 1913, which was 134 degrees. … Continue reading