Be a Hero - Give Blood

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Every two seconds, someone in the United States needs blood.
We rely on healthy, volunteer blood donors for our patients. Blood cannot be manufactured and while 38% of the population is eligible to donate, only about 2% actually do.

It takes all types to save all lives.
Blood has a short shelf life so the need is consistent. Donating blood helps make sure blood is on the shelf for others, as well as for you.


Upcoming blood drives:

University Medical Center -POSTPONED
Friday, Sept. 3
8am–4pm

2001 Tulane Ave.
Conference Room C
New Orleans, LA

Schedule your appointment


Visit a donor center:

EJGH Blood Donation Center
4200 Houma Blvd.
2nd Floor Domino Pavillion

Monday-Friday: 8am-6pm
Saturday: 8am-11:30am
Walk-ins welcome

Call 504.503.5691 to schedule an appointment

Find a blood drive near you

Call 504.524.1322 to schedule an appointment.