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
Every Other Tuesday
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.
Steve Pieper Memorial Challenge: June 23 - September 30
Cardiovascular Surgery: August 9 - November 30
Hem / Onc / BMT: September 1 - November 30
IT Clinical Departments and Imaging Systems: August 1 - October 31
CV Heart Heroes: August 9 - November 30, 2021
The Interventional Cardiology Blood Drive in Honor of Caitlyn Watson: August 18 - September 24
Genomics Lab: September 1 - December 31
CGSL: August 23 - November 30
Nassef Tower: October 1 - January 31
Kern Center: October 1 - December 20
If your organization is interested in hosting a donor challenge, contact Blood Donor Marketing Coordinators Kim Schmidt at Kimberly.email@example.com or Lauren Brown at firstname.lastname@example.org.