Every 2 seconds someone needs blood. You or a loved one will likely need a blood product in your lifetime.
Each pint has the potential to help THREE patients.
Our Lifesaving Impact
BBD has been providing a safe and reliable community blood supply for nearly 70 years. It serves as a vital community lifeline dedicated to helping patients and advancing global public health.
As a division of New York Blood Center Enterprises (NYBCe), BBD is part of a network that is internationally recognized. NYBCe develops products with the potential to have a worldwide humanitarian impact. Notable achievements include solvent detergent technology to manufacture safe plasma products, the first hepatitis B virus detection test, and injectable anti-HIV drugs. NYBCe was also the first to introduce convalescent plasma to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.
NYBCe is more than a regional blood center, with national reach through its many divisions. Learn more about NYBCe’s lifesaving network.
Your Financial Gift Helps Save Lives
Whether you are a blood donor, a financial supporter, or BOTH – because of you, lives are saved. No gift is too big or too small; every dollar is needed to help save lives.
Your support is critical. Thank you for helping us meet our lifesaving mission.
Give a gift online, set up recurring donations, or donate in a loved one’s name. A contribution to BBD is also a wonderful holiday gift to employees or loved ones. Recipients will receive an email notifying them of your gift. Every gift helps us process blood products and makes an immediate impact.
You can financially support our lifesaving mission in many ways. Explore legacy giving, corporate giving, mobile text giving, and more.