It feels good to give

Blood donors report feeling a sense of great satisfaction after making their donation. Why? Because helping others in need just feels good.

Platelet Donors Help Patients Kick Cancer

Critical Need: Help patients like Braylan, who is here today thanks to generous donors like you.

Make an Appointment Today

More Ways You Can Make a Difference

Host a Blood Drive

Learn More

Become a Volunteer

Learn More

Make a Financial Donation

Donate Now

Check out our Blood Donor App

Put the Power To Save Lives in The Palm of Your Hand

  • Find Local Blood Drives
  • Covenient, easy appointment scheduling
  • Receive appointment reminders
  • Keep Track of total blood donations

Blood Donation Tips from the Pros

Donating blood or platelets can be intimidating and even scary for many people. Time to put those hesitations and fears aside. Learn from the American Red Cross blood and platelet donors how simple and easy it is to roll up a sleeve and help save lives. Ready to Donate?