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Blood Donation and Coronavirus (COVID-19)



Blood Donation Appointment | Convalescent Plasma Donation | COVID-19 Deferrals and FAQs | Make a Financial Gift

UPDATE 6-1-20

We are currently taking APPOINTMENTS ONLY.

BLOOD DONATION: Please make an appointment to donate blood. All blood types are needed.

CONVALESCENT PLASMA: Recovered COVID-19 patients can donate plasma to support patients fighting COVID-19. Learn more.

ANTIBODY TESTING: There are many SARS-Cov-2 antibody test options. SDBB is partnering with Genalyte to offer a testing option. Learn more.

For questions related to blood donation and COVID-19, please read our Frequently Asked Questions.  

  • If you have an appointment, please allow extra time as we have implemented new screening and enhanced cleaning processes. 
  • If you have seasonal allergies, please donate when you are not experiencing symptoms. We are currently deferring anyone with symptoms shared with COVID-19.
  • We are currently deferring ALL DONORS who have come into close contact with any individual with COVID-19 for 28 days from the date of last exposure, including healthcare workers.

To make an appointment, visit, Donors must be 17 years or older, weigh a minimum of 114 pounds, and be in general good health.