Community Blood Bank News

August 25, 2017
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Sharp Auto to Help Blood Supply for Local Area

Watertown, SD- Community Blood Bank and Sharp Automotive will partner up to host a special community blood drive on Wednesday, August 30 from 10:00am to 1:30pm […]
August 25, 2017

Joining Forces to Save Lives Throughout Labor Day 2017

Sioux Falls, SD- KSFY TV, Avera McKennan Fitness Center, D.Q (Minnesota Ave location) and Community Blood Bank will host the 3rd annual “All American” community blood […]
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 […]
April 19, 2017

KBAD Recognized For Saving Lives

Community Blood Bank presented KBAD Radio, Sioux Falls, SD staff members a “Top 10 Community Partners” award for their commitment and dedication towards the community’s blood […]
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 […]
December 7, 2016

Join Sioux Falls Police and Fire Rescue for the 21st Annual Heroes Behind the Badges Blood Drive Event

Official event details and blood drive locations, as well as a link to this years psa.
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: 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 […]