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Ends January 4

Chance to win cookies for a year

Donating blood just got a little sweeter. As our thanks for giving during this critical time, you’ll be entered to win when you give.

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Make a Lifesaving Difference in Your Community

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

Ends December 17

Santa's Nice List Giveaway!

​​​​​Tis the season of giving! Join Santa's nice list by donating blood. All presenting donors between November 25th and December 16th will have an opportunity to win a gift from Santa. Winners will be selected and gifts shipped before December 25th!

Blood donors are needed

There's not enough

If you are healthy and well, please donate. Type O, Rh negative, and platelet donors especially needed.

REASON #119

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

Giving blood is an easy, practically painless way to save up to three lives in an hour.

Latest Promotions

Save Lives and Earn a Gift

We have some great end of year promotions and incentives coming up. Book your appointment to save lives and receive one of our incentives.

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Donate Blood

One blood donation from you can help save as many as three lives.

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Sponsor a Drive

Find out how to sponsor a drive in your community to help save lives.

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Be the Match

Join the marrow donor registry to be someone's one and only cure.

 

Facts & FAQ's

Unsure if you're able to donate? Curious about the qualifications? Visit our FAQ page! You may also contact our Medical Team at medicalstaff@ribc.org.

 

COVID-19 Safety Protocols Update

We have updated our covid safety protocols. Among other changes, masks are now optional for donors and staff.

 

Latest Promotions

Keep up to date with our most recent donor promotions and incentives.

Giving 101

You may have questions and even some common misconceptions about donating blood. Get the facts, and let us walk you through it.

RIBC Stories

Even little superheroes need heroes. When you give blood, you help save kids like Chris Jr. of Charlestown, RI.