Community Blood Bank News

December 11, 2017

Sioux Falls Heroes Behind the Badges Blood Drive Event Begins December 26

Give blood at this amazing, life saving, annual event!  This is the time to impact the lives of patients in our community by giving blood at […]
October 25, 2017

Sanford Worthington to Celebrate 3000th Blood Donation

Worthington, MN- Sanford Worthington will celebrate their 3,000 donation of life saving blood with Community Blood Bank at a special blood drive being held on Thursday, […]
October 16, 2017

Citibank to Celebrate 10,000th Blood Donation

Sioux Falls, SD- Citi and Community Blood Bank will celebrate a milestone 10,000th donation of blood since the bloodmobile began visiting the organization in October of […]
October 9, 2017

Avera Tyler, Proud Partner of Community Blood Bank

Tyler, MN- Avera Tyler celebrates their 20th year partnership with Community Blood Bank to provide blood to the community’s patients in need. Community Blood Bank is […]
July 6, 2017

Osceola Community Hospital to Celebrate 4000th Blood Donation

Sibley, IA-Osceola Community Hospital celebrated the 4000th donation of blood to the Community Blood Bank since partnering with them to provide blood to the hospital over […]
April 19, 2017

Smithfield, Sioux Falls Impact Community Through Blood Donations

Smithfield, Sioux Falls has hosted blood drives with Community Blood Bank for nearly 25 years and impacted thousands of lives in our community as they host […]
March 21, 2017

Good Samaritan National Campus Honored with Community Blood Bank “Community Partner’s Award”

In a presentation at Good Samaritan National Campus, Community Blood Banks Executive Director, Kenneth Versteeg recognized the organization for their outstanding support towards the community’s blood […]
March 2, 2017

Celebrating 2000th Blood Donation, Minnehaha County Administration Impacts Community

Sioux Falls, SD – Minnehaha County Administration will celebrate their 2000th donation of blood since the Community Blood Bank bloodmobile began visiting the organization in 1993.  […]
January 9, 2017

Heroes Competition Concludes with Success

The 21st annual “Heroes Behind the Badges” blood drive event come to a successful end with total collections of 1,081 donations.  The blood drive event held […]
September 13, 2016
The V.A. Medical Center and Community Blood Bank will celebrate the 6000th donation of blood since the bloodmobile began visiting the medical center in 1991, medical […]
July 28, 2016

Avera Tyler to Celebrate 1000th Blood Donation

Avera Tyler and Community Blood Bank will celebrate the 1000th donation of blood since the bloodmobile began visiting the Tyler in 2000. This blood drive will […]
July 19, 2016

South Dakota Air National Guard Celebrate 7000th Blood Donation

The South Dakota Air National Guards will celebrate the 7000th donation of blood since the Community Blood Bank Bloodmobile began visiting the base in 1991. The […]
April 28, 2016

Community Blood Bank’s Story on YouTube

Community Blood Bank is a non-profit cooperative of Sanford Medical Center and Avera McKennan Hospital formed in 1976. Through the many years of serving communities within […]
April 28, 2016

Connect with Community Blood Bank by Liking Us on FaceBook

Community Blood Bank encourages everyone to join us on our FaceBook page by clicking on the FaceBook connections listed here: https://www.facebook.com/CBBLifeBlood/?fref=ts or search us out at […]
March 31, 2016

Good Samaritan National Campus Reaches 4000th Blood Donation

Sioux Falls, SD- Good Samaritan National Campus celebrated their 4000th donation of life saving blood during the month of March.  Rachel Lawhorn was our 4000th donor […]
June 22, 2018

Call for Blood Donations at the Watertown All American Blood Drive

Watertown, SD- Prairie Lakes Healthcare System, Watertown Radio, HyVee, Watertown Mall and Community Blood Bank will host the 11th Annual All American community blood drive on […]
May 23, 2018

Special Blood Drive Scheduled June 7th, Impact Community Lives

Brookings, SD- Brookings Health System and Community Blood Bank will partner up to save lives at a special summer community blood drive event held on Thursday, […]
May 23, 2018

Sanford Luverne to Host All American Blood Drive Event

Luverne, MN- Sanford Luverne and Community Blood Bank host a special summer community blood drive on Monday, June 4 from 11:00 am to 1:30 pm and […]
May 14, 2018

Brookings Health System to Host All American Blood Drive Event

It is fun to give blood, but when you are doing it to ensure an adequate blood supply for the summer it makes the donations ever […]