Independent, not-for-profit blood centers.
An essential part of the nation’s healthcare system.

About Blood Donation

Whether you are a first time or life-long donor, find out more about the life-promoting gift of blood donation.

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ABC member blood centers serve communities across the United States.

America's Blood Centers Statement on the Coronavirus (2019 n-CoV)

We continue to monitor the outbreak of the coronavirus. The 2019 n-CoV poses no risk to blood donors, either during the donation process or from attending organized blood drives. Please click here to read the full statement.


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of blood collection

Independent blood centers collect more than half of the U.S. and 25% of the Canadian blood supply, serving more than 150 million people and 3,500 hospitals and healthcare facilities.

daily donations needed

33,000 blood donations are needed every day to meet patient needs. These donations are manufactured into life-saving blood therapies for acute care and ongoing disease management.


donor facilities

Independent blood centers operate more than 600 donor facilities, investing in the health of their local communities through research, disease management programs, and clinical expertise

Upcoming Events

2020 ABC Annual Meeting

March 9 - March 11
View complete agenda and register today! This year’s meeting will once again have a central focus ...