UPDATE - Recent changes to donor eligibility criteria will permit donations by many donors previously deferred due to exposure Variant Creutzfeldt-Jacob Disease (vCJD or Mad Cow Disease). Questions about this change? Please fill out the deferral/eligibility inquiry form.

Click here for our response to the Coronavirus Pandemic (COVID-19) including information from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security on blood donation being permitted during Stay at Home directives. Click here for care provider and self-referrals for convalescent plasma donors for those that had a positive molecular test (also called PCR or polymerase chain reaction) and are fully recovered from COVID-19.  Email or call 833-610-1025 with questions.


We are working in partnership with BioLinked to help recruit volunteers who are willing to help researchers identify new treatments and cures. 

BioLinked and the research studies affiliated with BioLinked are wholly separate from our Blood Center (Central Illinois Community Blood Center, Community Blood Services of Illinois, and Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center). Blood donors who volunteer to register with BioLinked may be contacted for voluntary participation in future medical research.

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BioLinked registration form

Or text "CONNECT" to (844) 207-1400

For additional information: BioLinked FAQ sheet

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