Donate Platelets Now


All blood types are needed to help patients. Please help by donating now. Call 1-800-933-2566 or click the link below to schedule a platelet appointment.


Save More Lives. Donate Platelets

With only a five day shelf life, there is a constant demand for platelets. Find out if you can donate platelets.

CCS Blog: The Spotlight

The Promise of Cell Therapy Manufacturing

Cell therapies represent an exciting and complex new treatment paradigm, with the potential to treat an enormous range of indications, and in some cases offer the possibility of a cure with only a single treatment.

Company News

AABB Boston 2018

NYBC Enterprises shared our focus on our Integrated Lab Network, Specialty Laboratories, and groundbreaking Medicine and Science.

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Donate Blood

Donate blood now. People can't live without it.

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Volunteer Time

Volunteer with NYBC and help save lives.

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Donate Money

It takes more than blood to save a life.

NYBC Stories

NYBC Stories: Little Doctors Program®

This program brings students together to learn about volunteerism, community service, and the science of blood by organizing community blood drives.

Partner Stories: Melissa Cushing, M.D.

Dr. Cushing is one of many hospital leaders we partner with to provide the highest quality blood products and services to meet critical patient needs.

Acacia Puleo, Blood Recipient

Acacia Puleo suffered from liver disease and needed daily blood transfusions to help save her life.

Community Connections

Andrea Cefarelli, Executive Director, Donor Recruitment discusses how NYBC is deeply connected to the communities we serve.

Lauren Young, Blood and Heart Recipient

Lauren Young is healthy today thanks to the donated blood that saved her life before and during her heart transplant surgery.

Building Partnerships

NYBC builds partnerships on a local, national and global level, working collaboratively to develop treatments and therapies that save lives.

About Us

The combined efforts of our dedicated employees and supporters have strengthened our communities and created lasting impact on the lives of countless patients in need.


Hospital Customers

Our research efforts have paved the way for new blood-related products, techniques and therapies.


Areas of Research

View our different areas of research to learn about the impact of NYBC's lifesaving work.


Where to Donate

Donor centers in your neighborhood and almost 50 blood drives a day in NY, NJ and beyond.

Career Opportunities

Work where you love, serving a mission you can believe in!

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Dig out and save lives...THANKS to @renee.froehlich who shed some blood to help the shortage created by the snowstorm! \U0001f489\u2764\ufe0f\U0001f5fd
Thank you, Veterans. We ever honor those who served and sacrificed - and those serving now. Thanks to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs for this image. \U0001f489\u2764\ufe0f\U0001f5fd\U0001f1fa\U0001f1f8 #VeteransDay #VeteransDay2018 #LestWeForget#WWI100 #Armistice100 #RemembranceDay2018 #ArmisticeDay100#HappyVeteransDay \n
Who your blood helps - from our affiliates at  @delmarvablood cones this amazing news about Maverick Ford Painter. Maverick was born fifteen weeks early and is now now nine weeks old. So far, Maverick has received eight blood transfusions and counting, Thank you blood donors, for helping Maverick in his fight. \u2764\ufe0f. #nybloodcenter #newyorkbloodcenter