Volunteer

COVID-19 & Volunteering

Please consider volunteering with San Diego Blood Bank and Southern California Blood Bank to help ensure a healthy, safe, and clean environment for blood donors. Take a look at the volunteer opportunities below.

Interested in a long-term volunteer opportunity?

San Diego Blood Bank volunteers use their skills and talents in support of our mission to save lives. Your gift of time can make a lasting impact in our community.

Reasons to volunteer with San Diego Blood Bank:

  • Make a difference in the lives of others
  • Connect with the community
  • Flexible volunteer hours
  • Satisfy community/school hours
  • Volunteer appreciation events

We value the skills of each volunteer and work hard to match individual strengths with our organization's and community’s needs.

Volunteer opportunities include:

  • Bloodmobile Greeter
  • Donor Center Host 
  • Special Events
  • Office Administration & Special Projects

*Please Note: We do not have volunteer positions for phlebotomy.

Learn more about volunteer roles and sign up:

  1. Visit the Volunteer Portal (third-party site)
  2. Read the Volunteer Handbook
  3. Create a profile and fill out an application
  4. Complete the online orientation and training
  5. Start saving lives!


To inquire about volunteer opportunities, please email volunteer@sandiegobloodbank.org or call (619) 400-8137.

Sign Up to Volunteer!