Community Blood Bank

Eyes & Ears Blood Drive to Boost Community’s Blood Supply

Give Blood Friday, Sept 29 between 8:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at either Sioux Falls Family Vision or Midwest ENT & Allergy. Click the link below to schedule at one of the locations today.

Sioux Falls Family Vision Blood Donor Schedule

Midwest ENT & Allergy Blood Donor Schedule

Join Sioux Falls Family Vision and Midwest Ear, Nose, Throat, and Allergy to improve the condition of the comunity’s blood supply. Each donation will provide a special impact to our community patients at all our local hospitals. All those donating blood will receive a $10 D.Q. as a thank you gift.

“Donating blood is something very special that can only be provided by a volunteer. We rely upon donors to provide up to 550 donation per week to meet the needs of our hospital patients throughout the Sioux Falls region,” states Ken Versteeg, Executive Director Community Blood Bank. “It all begins with just one donation and with that gift, three patients lives will be given a chance at life! One person giving up just 30 minutes of their time can changes lives. We ask that you consider donating blood today for the first time or the perhaps the 22nd time. Know that each donation is precious to us and our community patients.”

Donors must be at least 17 years old (16 years old with a signed parent consent form found at, weigh 110 lbs or more and be in good general health the day of the donation. Please bring an I.D. It is recommended that a person eat and drink plenty of fluid prior to donating.  For more information log onto or call Community Blood Bank at (605) 331-3222.  Community Blood Banks is a nonprofit, cooperative of Sanford Medical Center and Avera McKennan Hospital. Community Blood Bank is not associated with any other blood bank organizations. A person can donate blood every 56 days.