Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all blood drives through October have been cancelled. We apologize for this inconvenience. Please consider donating at one of our permanent locations by calling (507) 284-4475 to schedule an appointment.
Donor Center Location/Hours:
Hilton Building, 1st Floor
6:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday
Saint Marys Campus, Joseph Building (M-86)
8 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday - Friday
Mayo Employee Blood Drives
Blood drives at the following Mayo Clinic buildings are open to the specific Mayo Clinic employees who work in that building; they are not open to the public.
Superior Drive Support Center
Tuesday, April 6th, 13th, 20th
8:00 a.m. to 3 p.m.
3050 Superior Dr NW, Rochester, MN 55905
Current Donation Challenges
A "donation challenge" is a friendly competition between two or more groups with the goal of seeing who can get more people to participate and donate blood within a specified time frame. Any organization in Olmsted County can participate in a donation challenge.
400 More: March 1 - May 31
CNS Challenge: April 1 - June 30
Anesthesia Memorial Challenge: January 1 - April 30
OB Challenge: February 1 - April 3
MLS Blood Donors: March 15 - May 26
GI Challenge: March 1 - June 17
SDSC Challenge: April 1 - June 30
If your organization is interested in hosting a donor challenge, contact Blood Donor Marketing Coordinators Kim Schmidt at (507) 266-2382, Katy Maeder at (507) 284-9007 or Lauren Brown at (507) 284-9831.