Due to a decrease in donations after Labor Day Weekend and a spike in patient need, we are urging all eligible volunteer donors, especially Type O (Rh-positive or Rh-negative), to donate now. Additional platelet donations are also needed this week.
Please contact the Blood Center to schedule a time to give at a donor center or mobile blood drive near you as soon as possible. Call (800) 747-5401, or schedule online at www.bloodcenterimpact.org or via our Blood Center Impact App. Thank you!
Donor Centers will be open with modified hours on New Year's Eve and closed on New Year's Day. We will resume our normal hours of operation Sat., Jan. 2.
Nov. 27-28: all presenting donors entered in $500 Visa Gift Card drawing. Promotion thanks those who support blood supply during week of Thanksgiving.
Dennis Clemons, a longtime blood donor from Lincoln, Illinois, has won our Summer 2015 "Made in the USA" drawing for a 2015 Jeep Patriot!
LAST CHANCE for entries in 2015 Jeep Patriot Drawing! Donate through Sept. 5 and receive automatic entry in MVRBC's drawing for a 2015 Jeep Patriot (free T-Shirts and 2X IMPACT points through Sept. 12).
Students from local high schools invited to give blood in the 2015 High School Challenge blood drive.
From June 22 - July 11, all presenting donors will receive a free T-Shirt and automatic entry in our summer-long drawing for a 2015 Jeep Patriot.
Join us in celebration of World Blood Donor Day! June 14 is the birth date of Dr. Karl Landsteiner, Austrian scientist who identified the main (ABO) blood groups and Rh factor in blood.
Everyone who registers for blood donation at our mobile drives or Donor Centers this summer will have a chance to win a 2015 Jeep Patriot SUV!
No matter the season, your blood donation helps save lives! Donate between March 21 and April 4 and you could win a $250 gift card for Spring gardening projects.
Donors are needed to reduce the impact of last weekend's snow storm on the blood supply. Cancellations expected to reduce donations by at least 200 Mon., Feb. 2.