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

Register and link your profile and donation history

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

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

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Volunteer Time

Volunteer with NYBC and help save lives.

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Donate Money

It takes more than blood to save a life.

NYBC Stories

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.

Acacia Puleo, Blood Recipient

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

Community Connections

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

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.

Building Partnerships

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

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.

Career Opportunities

Work where you love, serving a mission you can believe in!

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Celebrating 50 platelet donations is cancer fighter @aceofspades217 thanks, and congratulations from all of us at #nybloodcenter \u30fb\u30fb\u30fb\nToday makes my 50th platelets donation!!!!! Woah. So happy it\u2019s not funny!!!!!! #platelets #donate #donateblood #donateplatelets #donateplateletstosavealife #donateforthem #putthembeforeyou  #savealife #savelives #everyonematters #nybc #newyorkbloodcenter \U0001f489\u2764\ufe0f\U0001f5fd
Saving lives on and off the job! Thanks to the blood donors, organizers and Volunteers at New City Ambulance Corps and congratulations on a great blood drive. Rescue workers know how acute the holiday blood need can get. If YOU want to host an emergency blood drive at your school, business, place of worship, or community organization, step up! Because new blood drives are always needed. Learn more here and stay safe this Holiday Season <3
Save lives in #bk RIGHT NOW and until 4:30. The good biker folk at  @triumphbrklyn are waiting to welcome you. Shed some blood for the greater good \U0001f489\u2764\ufe0f\U0001f5fd #nybloodcenter \u30fb\u30fb\u30fb\nSome close friends have been saved due to the availability of compatible blood, when they were caught in a life threatening crash. We're truly grateful for their incredible survival.Let's  pay it forward for people who may need such help in the future. Contribute to saving lives at this blood drive, put on by the amazing @themissfires and @newyorkbloodcenter located at @triumphbrklyn. Show up if you're in the NYC area. If not, please donate blood and platelets at your local blood center. Sat Dec.8th 12-430 pm