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NYBC Declares Blood Emergency in New York Area

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 an appointment.


Dr. Beth Shaz honored as one of Crain's 2018 Notable Women in Healthcare

We are proud to congratulate Dr. Beth Shaz, Executive Vice President, Chief Medical and Scientific Officer of NYBC on being named one of Crain’s Notable Women in Healthcare.


Fall vests for platelet donors

Make 3 platelet donations from July 1- September 30, 2018 and receive a lightweight fall vest OR 800 BONUS Donor Advantage Points.

Research News

New Era for Blood Transfusions through Genome Sequencing

“… this approach has the potential to be one of the first routine uses of genomics for medical care for patients needing blood transfusion.” - Connie Westhoff, SBB PhD

Blood Recipient


Leah was diagnosed with leukemia when she was just 15 months old. She received chemotherapy and more than 50 transfusions of blood and platelets to support her treatment.

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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

Acacia Puleo, Blood Recipient

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

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.

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.

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.

Community Connections

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

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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Save lives at @empireccasino on August 17th and get a voucher for two Mets tickets! \U0001f489\u26be\ufe0f\u2764\ufe0f #nybloodcenter #newyorkbloodcenter \u30fb\u30fb\u30fb\nWho's joining us on August 17 for our #BloodDrive to help #NewYorkBloodCenter? Participants receive 2 tickets to a #Mets game, free health screen & snacks. \nSign up: Walk ins welcome!
Thanks to all Blood donors everywhere for helping out in the Summer Blood Shortage and special thanks to the folks @fromtheofficeofble ! #nybloodcenter #newyorkbloodcenter \U0001f489\u2764\ufe0f\U0001f30f\n\u30fb\u30fb\u30fb\n\U0001f31fThank you to everyone who came out to donate this passed Sunday! \U0001f947Together we collected 6\ufe0f\u20e30\ufe0f\u20e3 pints!\U0001f389 @newyorkbloodcenter \U0001f489#GiveSomeBloodSaveALife \U0001f64f\U0001f3fb
We would thank our #nybcbloodhounds @baileydoodle and her sister Charlie for single handedly protecting the blood supply but they used all 4 paws. #nybloodcenter #newyorkbloodcenter  #powerofthepaw \U0001f489\U0001f436\u2764\ufe0f \u30fb\u30fb\u30fb\nHappy Therapy Dog Tuesday! \u2764\ufe0f\U0001f436\U0001f43e Thanks to everyone who donated blood yesterday at the @newyorkbloodcenter Blood Drive at @cohen_childrens \U0001f489 The number of blood donations received was 1\ufe0f\u20e38\ufe0f\u20e34\ufe0f\u20e3 (not counting all of the people who tried to donate but were not medically cleared at that time). This WAY surpassed their daily goal and was SO needed due to the emergency blood shortage! \U0001f44d\U0001f3fb Lots of lives will be saved with those donations so a HUGE thank you to everyone!!! #teamwork \U0001f64c\U0001f3fb\U0001f489\u2764\ufe0f #baileyandcharlie #newyorkbloodcenter #bloodhounds #blooddrive #donateblood #savealife #cohenchildrensmedicalcenter #northwellhealth #northwelllife #thepowerofthepaw #therapydog #pettherapy #hospitaldog