FAQ:Get answers to questions about COVID-19 and Blood DonationLearn More

FDA Guidance

Blood donation is about to be more inclusive.

The FDA has issued final guidance establishing a blood donor screening process based on Individual Donor Assessment, not sexual or gender identity.

MAY 24-31

A gift for you!

Get your free tote when you present to give this Memorial Day weekend. While supplies last.


Welcome Back, New & Former Donors!

The deferral for potential exposure to Mad Cow Disease (vCJD) has been lifted! Those who spent time in the UK, France or Ireland may now be eligible to donate.


The need never stops

The need for blood donations remains urgent. Type O, Rh negative, and platelet donors are especially critical right now.

careers at blood bank of delmarva

Make a Lifesaving Difference in Your Community

Do you want a career you'll love and be proud of? Join the team at BBD! We're looking for enthusiastic candidates for phlebotomy and laboratory careers.


A lot of things hurt—saving lives doesn’t have to be one of them.

Giving blood is the easy, practically painless way to save up to three lives in one hour. But the need for blood donations has never been greater.

You asked, we listened!

Save time with QuickPass!

QuickPass is a simple and convenient way to complete your health history questionnaire online on the day of your donation.

Donors needed

Blood emergency declared. You can help.

Bad weather, cold and flu season and more are causing a drop in blood donations.

Donate_IconCreated with Sketch.

Donate Money

Your financial support saves lives on a local and national level. Text BBD to 20222 to donate $25 instantly!

DonateBlood_IconCreated with Sketch.

Give Blood

It's fast and convenient. Schedule your appointment online today.

Van_IconCreated with Sketch.

Get Involved

Host a blood drive, volunteer, contribute and more!

Career Opportunities

Work where you love, serving a mission you can believe in!


Where to Donate

See when one of our mobile drives is coming to your neighborhood.



Have questions? Check out our frequently asked questions page


"In Honor" Drives

Learn more about this special kind of blood drive that is conducted "In Honor" of someone.