URGENT/CRITICAL NEED for O NEGATIVE, O Positive and A Positive Red Blood Cell Donations, as well as AB plasma donations and platelets from all blood types - Winter storms and high volumes of transfusions for trauma and other treatments have depleted supplies of many types to less than 3-day supply. We urgently need donors of all types to continue to give regularly. Donate now and help spread the word! Click HERE to learn more about our Coronavirus Pandemic Response and Blood Donation.

Rock Island Arsenal

The Rock Island Arsenal has been a dedicated community partner since 1974, now hosting 24 blood drives each year and collecting more than 800 units annually.

One of their donors, Captain Stephen Benacci shares his story of how after receiving blood when he was in an accident, he pledged to give back, "because you never know when you will need it."