Community Blood Bank News

March 5, 2021

Join in to Fight Critical Blood Shortages in Our Community

The struggles continue as Community Blood Bank fights a never-ending battle between “just having enough blood” and “critically in need of donations”. Community members have been […]
March 2, 2021


February 11, 2021

SDSU Nursing Student Association to Host Campus Wide Blood Drive

Join the movement to save local lives by donating blood with the SDSU Nursing Students Association. The need for blood donations is at an all time […]
February 10, 2021

Donate and Impact Our Community

Over the last months there has been a drastic swing in the use of blood with our community hospital patients. Many residents, with health conditions, have […]
February 7, 2021

Donate Blood This Week

Community Blood Bank provides life saving blood to 36 local area hospitals, including all of Sioux Falls. In the last six months, demand has trended up […]
January 31, 2021

Call for Type Specific Donors

Sioux Falls, SD- Community Blood Bank calls for donors with A (positive) blood typing to consider donating blood and support a near critical shortage with this […]
January 28, 2021

Madison Community Blood Drive

Click the link to schedule your appointment for February 8th: Click the link to schedule your appointment for February 9th: Madison Regional Health System […]
January 24, 2021

Sioux Falls Hy-Vee Stores Partner with Community Blood Bank to Recognize Blood Donors During National Blood Donor Month

Sioux Falls, SD- Community Blood Bank has partnered with Hy-Vee, Sioux Falls locations to recognize donors during National Blood Donor month.  All who donate during the […]
January 21, 2021

Needs are High for Blood Donations in Sioux Falls

Join in the act of saving lives and providing hope to those patients in need at our local hospitals. Be impactful in 2021 by donating blood […]
January 15, 2021

New Year, Blood Donations Needed During National Blood Donor Month

Sioux Falls, SD- National Blood Donor month provides a platform for the discussion for the need of first time donors. In years past, the “baby boomer” […]
January 9, 2021

“Record Setting Event at the Heroes Behind the Badges”

Sioux Falls, South Dakota: The 25th annual “Heroes Behind the Badges” blood drive event concluded with a record setting collection of 1,071 total donations, which will […]
January 9, 2021

Start 2021 with an Impact, Donate Blood During National Blood Donor Month

Sioux Falls, SD- Volunteers are the foundation of Community Blood Bank’s mission. Through the support of volunteer blood donors, our community hospitals and local patients are […]
December 27, 2020

Join in to Save Local Lives at the Annual Sioux Falls Heroes Behind the Badges

Sioux Falls Fire Rescue and Sioux Falls Police Departments will compete to see which department can recruit the most blood donors for the community’s blood supply […]
December 13, 2020

Holiday Blood Collection Push Continues As Demand Peeks

Sioux Falls, SD- Community Blood Bank is seeing a very high demand for blood and blood products moving into the holiday season amidst the challenges associated […]
December 6, 2020

Holiday Blood Donation Needs Sends Out Call for All Blood Types Needed

Sioux Falls, SD- Community Blood Bank has seen some improvement in the overall blood supplies for local hospitals, as community members respond to the call to […]
November 30, 2020

25th Annual Sioux Falls Heroes Behind the Badges

The Sioux Falls Heroes Behind the Badges is a friendly competition between the Sioux Falls Police Department and the Sioux Falls Fire Rescue. This event provides […]
November 29, 2020

Holiday Blood Needs During the Pandemic

Sioux Falls, SD- Holidays are a time to reflect and look to a fresh, new year with hope and anticipation. The need for blood donations continues […]
November 24, 2020

Watertown Heroes Behind the Badges to Save Lives Throughout Holidays

CLICK THE LINK TO SCHEDULE YOUR DONATION TIME HERE: Tuesday, December 22: Wednesday, December 23: Watertown, SD- Watertown Police and Fire Departments will compete […]
November 21, 2020

Preparing Blood Supplies for Holiday During a Pandemic

Sioux Falls, SD- The push continues to supply local hospitals with blood needed to treat critically ill patients during the COVID-19 pandemic. As the holiday season […]
November 16, 2020

Ready to Give Blood?

To ensure the safety and reliability of the blood supply as well as the comfort and safety of the generous donors who give, Community Blood Bank […]