Help Fight a Summer Blood Shortage


Get your $5 gift card!*

More than ever, patients need your help. The Red Cross urges you to schedule an appointment now to donate blood or platelets to overcome a summer shortage. Our life saving work truly would not be possible without you.

Come in to donate by September 10, 2017, and as a special thank you for making donation a priority, we’ll email you a $5 gift certificate.* Use it to redeem a gift card from merchants like Target, Panera Bread, CVS Pharmacy or, because you deserve it!

Or, book via the Blood Donor App or by calling 1-800-RED CROSS.

*The $5 gift certificate offer is intended only for the recipient of this offer and is subject to change at any time in the promotional time frame. This offer is non-transferable and not redeemable for cash. If a presenting donor qualifies for multiple offers, they will only receive the higher offer unless otherwise indicated.

Instructions on how to redeem the gift certificate voucher will be emailed to the address listed in your American Red Cross donor profile approximately 30 days after an attempted donation. The gift certificate voucher can be redeemed at All gift cards are subject to individual merchant terms and conditions, and all trademarks are property of their respective owners.  Merchants are subject to change.