Updated for 2014-2015! All the blood drives in the USA 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.
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.
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?
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!
Thursday September 11, 2014 3:50 PM EDT
Blood donors are people from every walk of life. They are students, government employees, private workers, business executives and many others. Indeed, they are ordinary people but they possess one thing in common, a generous heart. Blood donors play an … Continue reading
Thursday August 28, 2014 2:56 PM EDT
It’s a big challenge to face blood shortage where demand of blood products is also high. For many reasons, wherein unpredictable and high demands of blood needed for accidents, the blood inventory fluctuates every hour. All eligible donors are encourage … Continue reading
Tuesday August 26, 2014 1:59 PM EDT
Many of us are hesitant to donate blood because of the unfavorable stories heard from one experience to another. But let us remind ourselves that blood shortage pops out due to misconceptions and myths surrounding us where noble act of … Continue reading
Thursday August 21, 2014 2:10 PM EDT
Blood donations spread words with safe and continuous awareness of blood supply. Each of us can become a hero, the idea of donating blood to those patients needing it. A hero who saves lives of many or thousands is not … Continue reading
Tuesday August 19, 2014 3:30 PM EDT
There are many active government and private institutions are supporting the blood donation camp all over the world. Now, Jaipur in India will be hosting an event for blood donation camp to set and create world record with the support … Continue reading
Thursday August 14, 2014 3:26 PM EDT
It is said that cord blood stem cell have been successfully used for the treatment of patients with type 1 diabetes. Cord blood stem cells used to ?reeducate? (as the term used) the immune system T cells of diabetic patients … Continue reading
Tuesday August 12, 2014 3:27 PM EDT
The abundance of stem cells and medical use of stem cells are growing, collecting and preserving cord blood and cord tissue are wise enough to invest for family’s future health. Cord blood stem cells and cord tissue stems cells have … Continue reading
Friday August 8, 2014 2:37 PM EDT
The preserved components of the umbilical cord blood are called stem cells. Stem cells are cells that form all the tissue and organ cells of the body which are used to replace other cells that are abnormal or have been … Continue reading
Wednesday August 6, 2014 1:52 PM EDT
There are a lot of reasons why people donate their blood. For whatever reasons, the need of blood is constant. Here we will take time to realize what donors think and what make them decide to donate blood. The top … Continue reading
Monday August 4, 2014 2:24 PM EDT
Cord Blood Registry (CBR) is one of the most leading industry dedicated to technical innovations, gives access to current treatments and stem cell application for unstable condition or with no cure. A cord blood bank that passed the standards of … Continue reading