Community Blood Bank News

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 […]
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: Link for November 20th blood drive: Madison, SD- Community Blood Bank, a joint cooperative of Sanford and Avera […]