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NYBC Declares Blood Emergency

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.

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We are now open in Central New Jersey!

New York Blood Center continues to serve the community and has responded to the need for blood and platelet collections in Central New Jersey.


Honor Roll of Life Ceremony Honors FDNY Bone Marrow Donors

FDNY Fire Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro and NYBC President and CEO Christopher D. Hillyer, MD, joined together to add 13 FDNY bone marrow donors to the Honor Roll of Life at the annual induction ceremony.

Worldwide Search to Locate Donors

Are you a match?

Two-year-old Zainab, a south Florida child battling cancer, is in need of extremely rare blood. OneBlood is leading a worldwide search to locate very specific donors who could be a possible match.

Research News

AABB announces National Blood Foundation Awards 2018 Early-Career Grants

NYBC’s Avital Mendelson, PhD​, has been named one of the seven researchers to receive the scientific research grant.

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

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NYBC Stories

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.

Community Connections

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

Building Partnerships

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

Acacia Puleo, Blood Recipient

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

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.

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

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Hospital Customers

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