We are doing blood drives once again within the community. If you wish to host a blood drive, please contact one of our marketing and recruitment coordinators. 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
Late Night Collections
September 8th, 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
October 13th, 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Saint Marys Campus, Joseph Building (M-86)
8 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday - Friday
Public Blood Drives
We are excited to get back into the community. If you are looking for a place to donate other than our two permanent locations please check here for upcoming public blood drives.
City of Oronoco - Oronoco Community Center
115 2nd St NW, Oronoco, MN 55960
September 15th from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Coyote Creek - SE Rochester
3600 Broadway Ave S, Rochester, MN 55904
September 26th from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM
City of Eyota - Eyota Ambulance
753 Robert Ave, Eyota, MN 55934
September 27th - 28th from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Please check back for more Public Drives that will be announced. If there are no public drives at this time, please consider donating at one of our permanent locations by calling 507-284-4475.
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
Once a month
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.
Francis 4th Tower Lab Services: August 12 - September 12
Crushing Koopas & Childhood Cancer: September 1 - September 31
Hem/Onc/BMT: September 1 - November 30
Cytogenetic Tech & Molecular Tech Lab: September 1 - December 23
If your organization is interested in hosting a donor challenge, contact our Blood Donor Marketing Coordinators Stacie Hammer at firstname.lastname@example.org or Adam Stewart at email@example.com.