At this time, we require both staff and donors to wear a face covering at blood drives or donation centers. Appointments are also strongly recommended.

Chicago Dogs Blood Drive

The Chicago Dogs are hosting a Blood Drive at Impact Field in Rosemont on Thursday, November 5 from 2 until 6 pm.  Come see the beautiful ballpark from the Stadium Club as you give life-saving blood! 
Because of you, life doesn't stop.



Schedule your apppointment at vitalant.org or call 1-877-258-4825.  Use Group Code 896B.   Appointments are highly recommended to ensure social distancing.  All blood donors must wear a mask or face covering.  Vitalant is ensuring the safety of our blood donors through many measures, learn more about our COVID-19 precautions.  

All successful blood donations will be tested for COVID-19 antibodies.  This test is the first step in becoming a COVID-19 convalescent plasma donor.  Your antibodies could help a current COVID patient fight the disease. Learn more about donating convalescent plasma.  

Vitalant is a proud sponsor of the Chicago Dogs! And, they're our neighbor, too!

Thousands of volunteers blood drive coordinators partner with us to ensure a safe blood supply is available for patients who need it. 

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