Bloomington Community Blood Drive


  • Wednesday, January 8, 2020 - 9:00am to 3:00pm


Give blood. Save lives.

  • 1 donation can potentially save up to 3 lives.
  • Every 2 seconds someone in the U.S. needs blood. 
  • A single car accident victim can require as many as 100 pints of blood.
  • The blood type most often requested by hospitals is type O.

Choose your donation time

Online registration is preferred, but walk-ins are welcome.

Ways to register
1. Online
  1. Go to the event registration page.
  2. Click the red circle with the white arrow next to our location, Civic Plaza-City Hall.
  3. Click "Give Blood" next to the time you choose.
  4. Sign-in or create an account to schedule your appointment.

2. Use the free, American Red Cross Donor App

3. Call 1-800-RED-CROSS

Donation tips

  • Get a good night's sleep before the day you are donating.
  • Eat a healthy meal before your donation.
  • Drink an extra 16 oz. of water or nonalcoholic fluids before the donation.
  • Remember to bring your donor card, driver's license or two other forms of ID to your donation appointment.

​For more tips before, during and after your donation, visit the American Red Cross blood donation page.

Questions about donating?

Contact the American Red Cross at 1-800-RED-CROSS.


Rehearsal Hall
Bloomington Civic Plaza
1800 W. Old Shakopee Road
Bloomington, MN 55431