Donate Blood

Blood Donation and COVID-19

Donate blood. Appointments strongly encouraged.

For information about COVID-19 and blood donation, including exposure, travel, vaccine and symptom deferrals for all donors, visit

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Your Gift Saves Lives

San Diego Blood Bank must collect more than 350 units of blood each day to meet the needs of local patients who are battling life-threatening blood disorders and cancers, suffering from trauma like burns or accidents, and even complications from childbirth. One pint of blood can save up to three livesSchedule your appointment to donate blood.

Community Impact 

Because of blood donors, local patients are given a second chance at life. Read stories from our Team Survivor patients and their families of overcoming and treating illness and trauma with lifesaving blood transfusions. Blood connects us all. Schedule your appointment to donate blood.

Aidan Good had a heart transplant at four-years-old.
His blood has been drawn for testing more than 500 times.
He’s spent nearly three years of his life in hospitals.
Now, he a budding guitarist and he’s learning to surf.


Blood Donors Are the Guardians of Our Community

Schedule your appointment to donate blood.