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San Diego County Blood Drives Launch This April

The County of San Diego is hosting its 37th annual blood drive and marrow registry this April. This month-long effort by the County encourages County employees and the public to donate blood at one of their multiple sites throughout San Diego County. Over the years, the County Blood Drive has become one of San Diego Blood Bank’s largest and most successful collection events. 

Find a convenient location to donate below and thank you for saving lives!

Find a Blood Drive - Appointments Required

North Coast Family Resource Center​ - Oceanside | Friday, April 2, 8:00am - 1:00pm | Book Now

County Administration Center (CAC Inauguration Event) | Monday, April 5, 9:30am - 3:30pm | Book Now

Edgemoor Hospital DP SNF | Thursday, April 8, 11:00am- 4:30pm | Book Now

County HHSA - Rosecrans | Tuesday, April 13, 10:00am - 4:00pm | Book Now

Lakeside Library | Tuesday, April 13, 12:00pm - 5:00pm | Book Now

County HHSA - Lemon Grove | Wednesday, April 14, 10:00am - 3:30pm | Book Now

Probation Center - South Bay Region | Wednesday, April 14, 9:00am - 2:30pm | Book Now 

County Operations Center - Overland | Thursday, April 15, 9:00am - 2:30pm | Book Now

County of SD - Housing and Community Dept Services | Thursday, April 15, 9:00am - 2:30pm | Book Now 

County of SD - Department of Public Works | Friday, April 16, 10:00am - 3:00pm | Book Now 

East Region Live Well Support Center | Monday, April 19, 9:00am - 2:30pm | Book Now 

Juvenile Probation Center | Tuesday, April 20, 10:00am - 3:30pm | Book Now

John F. Duffy Administration Center | Wednesday, April 21, 9:00am - 2:30pm | Book Now

County HHSA - North Central/Residential | Wednesday, April 21, 9:00am - 2:30pm | Tentative

Live Well Center – Seville Plaza | Thursday, April 22, 9:00am - 2:30pm | Book Now

Julian Branch Library | Thursday, April 22, 10:00am - 3:00pm | Book Now

North Island Live Well Center | Monday, April 26, 9:00am - 2:00pm | Book Now

County HHSA - San Diego Child Welfare | Tuesday, April 27, 8:30am - 2:00pm | Tentative

Fallbrook Community Center | Wednesday, April 28, 12:30pm - 5:30pm | Book Now

North County Regional Complex | Thursday, April 29, 9 am - 2 pm | Book Now

SD County Superior Court | Friday, April 30, 10:00 - 3:30pm | Book Now


COVID-19 and Blood Donation

  • Appointments required. Same-day appointments are available and can be made up to an hour in advance. Safety measures are in place and masks are required.
  • All blood donations will be tested for SARS-CoV-2 antibodies. 
  • If donors cared for, lived with or otherwise have had close contact with an individual(s) diagnosed with or suspected of having COVID-19 infection, they are deferred for 28 days (4 weeks) from the last date of exposure with the individual(s). Healthcare workersplease review our FAQs for donation deferrals.
  • The following COVID-19 vaccines are permitted without a deferral period: AstraZeneca, Janssen, Johnson & Johnson, Moderna, Novavax and Pfizer. If you are unsure of the name of the COVID-19 vaccine or it is not listed, you will be deferred from donation for 14 days.
  • For questions related to blood donation and COVID-19, including a full list of travel and exposure deferrals, please read our Frequently Asked Questions.