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Blood Donation Basics
25 Aug 2021
You may wonder what happens to your blood donations after give at your local blood donation center. After your blood is collected, tested, processed and labeled, it’s ready to be shipped to hospitals to help patients. That’s when a department in Vitalant called Hospital Services goes into action.
"I always knew I was never alone because of my blood donors, who selflessly donated their time and their blood. I get to live my dream of hopefully one day becoming a nurse to give back to my community, as they gave to me."
Go on an immersive adventure to find out, and schedule your next appointment today at vitalant.org to make a lifesaving impact.
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Ready to donate, but unsure if you qualify? Or maybe you’ve been deferred in the past—that doesn’t necessarily mean you still can’t donate. View our most up-to-date eligibility requirements.
Ready to donate, but unsure if you qualify? Or maybe you’ve been deferred in the past — but that doesn’t necessarily mean you still can’t donate. View our most up-to-date eligibility requirements.
Then, use any donate button to schedule an appointment.