Community Blood Bank News

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: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/WatertownHeroesBehindtheBadges Wednesday, December 23: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/Dec23WatertownHeroesBehindtheBadges 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 […]
November 15, 2020

How Can You Help Impact Lives During the COVID pandemic

Sioux Falls, SD- As the COVID-19 pandemic pushes on, patients with multiple medical conditions and emergency needs are being addressed. One of the basic and essential […]
November 6, 2020

GreatLife to Provide Recognize Donors and Local Blood Supply During Critical Shortage

With all of the challenges involved in maintaining a strong blood supply during the COVID pandemic, GreatLife has partnered with Community Blood Bank to provide a […]
November 6, 2020

Blood Donation Continue to Slump, Murray County Medical Center to Host Community Blood Drive

Slayton, MN- Continued heavy usage throughout the community combined with limitations placed on the number of donations allowed per hour due to the COVID crisis has […]
November 4, 2020

Montgomery’s of Madison to Host Critical Community Blood Drive

Link for November 19th blood drive: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/MontgomerysMadisonBloodDrive Link for November 20th blood drive: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/MontgomerysBloodDriveNov20 Madison, SD- Community Blood Bank, a joint cooperative of Sanford and Avera […]
November 3, 2020

Sioux Falls Stampede, KTWB, Culver’s and Community Blood Bank Partner-Up to Fight Critical Blood Shortages

Sioux Falls, SD- TheSioux Falls Stampede Hockey Club, Culver’s and Big Country KTWB 92.5-FM will host the 19th annual “Score One For Life” community blood drive […]
November 1, 2020

Need for Blood Donations Continues as Local Supply Dwindles

Sioux Falls, SD- Continued heavy usage throughout the community combined with limitations placed on the number of donations allowed per hour due to the COVID crisis, […]
October 24, 2020

40% Drop in Donor Scheduling Due to COVID Social Distancing Protection

Sioux Falls, SD- Community Blood Bank, a joint cooperative of Sanford USD Medical Center and Avera McKennan Hospital and University Health Center, is seeking additional donations […]
October 18, 2020

Critical Shortage Announced

Community Blood Bank Declares Critical Shortage Specific Blood Types Sioux Falls, SD- Community Blood Bank is searching for blood donors with blood types O and A […]
May 7, 2020

Bill’s Story / Bill’s Passion to Save Lives

Bill has been saving lives in our community for over 19 years working for Community Blood Bank. He works with volunteers to greet, interview and draw […]