Blood Drives

Blood Drive

DONATE BLOOD

Spring
Thursday, April 25, 2019
Summer
Thursday, August 15, 2019
Winter
Thursday, December 5, 2019

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

To sign up to donate, call the Wellness Coordinators at 952.233.2965 or visit mbc.org/searchdrives (sponser code 1637)

Donation Requirements:

Donating blood is safe and convenient when you are:

  • In good health
  • 17 years or older - 16 with written Parental Consent.
  • Weigh at least 110 pounds.
  • Free of antibiotics for 24 hours, unless taken daily for skin condition
  • Symptom-free for at least 3 days following a cold or flu.

Prepare for a great donor experience:

  • Wait approximately 3 months after making a whole blood donation before donating again.
  • Get a solid night’s sleep before donating.
  • Eat a full meal within 6 hours before your appointment.
  • Make iron-rich foods part of your daily diet. This is especially important for female donors.
  • Avoid strenuous physical activity or heavy lifting for 24 hours after donating.
  • Make sure you are fully hydrated.
  • Drink 16 ounces of more just prior to donating and plenty of fluids the remainder of the day.

Complete your health history questionaire online - in the privacy of your home or office on the day of your donation at MBC.ORG/iDONATE.

Bring ID • Eat before donating • No cold or flu symptoms for 3 days

2100 TRAIL OF DREAMS, PRIOR LAKE, MN 55372 • 952.445.9400
MONDAY - FRIDAY: 5 AM TO 10 PM • SATURDAY - SUNDAY: 6 AM TO 10 PM