Donate blood and platelets this festive season.

All blood types are needed to help patients spend quality time with their loved ones this festive season. Please help by donating now. Click the link below to make your appointment.

Worldwide Search to Locate Donors

Are you a match?

Two-year-old Zainab, a south Florida child battling cancer, is in need of extremely rare blood. OneBlood is leading a worldwide search to locate very specific donors who could be a possible match.

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Our New Donor Portal is Live

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Research News

AABB announces National Blood Foundation Awards 2018 Early-Career Grants

NYBC’s Avital Mendelson, PhD​, has been named one of the seven researchers to receive the scientific research grant.

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Donate blood now. People can't live without it.

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NYBC Stories

Lauren Young, Blood and Heart Recipient

Lauren Young is healthy today thanks to the donated blood that saved her life before and during her heart transplant surgery.

Community Connections

Andrea Cefarelli, Executive Director, Donor Recruitment discusses how NYBC is deeply connected to the communities we serve.

Building Partnerships

NYBC builds partnerships on a local, national and global level, working collaboratively to develop treatments and therapies that save lives.

Acacia Puleo, Blood Recipient

Acacia Puleo suffered from liver disease and needed daily blood transfusions to help save her life.

NYBC Stories: Little Doctors Program®

This program brings students together to learn about volunteerism, community service, and the science of blood by organizing community blood drives.

Partner Stories: Melissa Cushing, M.D.

Dr. Cushing is one of many hospital leaders we partner with to provide the highest quality blood products and services to meet critical patient needs.

About Us

The combined efforts of our dedicated employees and supporters have strengthened our communities and created lasting impact on the lives of countless patients in need.


Hospital Customers

Our research efforts have paved the way for new blood-related products, techniques and therapies.


Areas of Research

View our different areas of research to learn about the impact of NYBC's lifesaving work.


Where to Donate

Donor centers in your neighborhood and almost 50 blood drives a day in NY, NJ and beyond.

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From our friends in the boogie down Bronx...come see us and bring your arm! Thanks  @bronxworks \U0001f489\u2764\ufe0f\U0001f5fd\n\u30fb\u30fb\u30fb\nJanuary is National Blood Donor Month because the need for blood, plasma, and platelets is the most challenging to meet in winter months. Patients rely on the generosity of donors. Click here to find a donation center near you: #nybloodcenter
To the sorority sisters and life savers. @ast_nyit - thank you all from the patients you help! \U0001f489\u2764\ufe0f\U0001f30e\n\u30fb\u30fb\u30fb\nGiving a big shoutout to our lovely Sistaus who donated blood today! Thank you! \U0001f49a\U0001f49b\u2693\ufe0f\n#philanthropy #sistaus #epsiloniotachapter #sororityletters #alphasigmatau #giving #ijustgavethegiftoflife #newyorkbloodcenter
Thanks to the donors, organizers and volunteers at @vistafiredept and congratulations on a great blood drive!  #nybloodcenter \u30fb\u30fb\u30fb\nThe Vista Volunteer Fire Department would like to thank everyone who came out and donated at our Blood Drive on Saturday, January 12th as the VFD received 57 units of blood!\n\nSpecial thanks go out to VFD member "Vampire" Pete Raho for running another successful blood drive, the VFD Auxiliary for their help during the day and to the New York Blood Center for all their continued support for this great event! #VistaFD #BloodDrive