Blood Donation

Every two seconds someone needs a blood transfusion. Learn more about what your blood donation means to someone in need and how you can help today!

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What Happens to Donated Blood?

Blood donations help millions of patients in need.  To make the journey from “arm to arm,” every unit goes through a series of steps and tests to ensure that it is as safe as can be.


> Read more about what happens to donated blood

Learn About Blood

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All About Blood Types

All human blood may look alike, but you can’t donate to just anyone and you can’t receive blood from just anyone. Different blood types need to be matched correctly.


> Learn more about how different blood types get matched.


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