hh_gfxHoliday Heroes:

The Community Blood Bank has partnered with are fire, police, military and first responders as part of our Holiday Heroes Campaign to increase blood donations around the holidays. Help support your local service members by donating blood this season at a location below. Agencies are competing to bring in the most donors! Or donate on behalf of your favorite agency any time Dec. 20-Jan. 14 at our fixed site, 2646 Peach St., Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. and Saturdays 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Holiday Heroes Blood Drives Open to the Public:

  • Saturday, Dec. 20 - McKean Hose Company, 9 AM—12 PM
  • Monday, Dec. 22 - Lawrence Park State Police Barracks, 7 AM—11 AM
  • Monday, Dec. 22 – Wellsville Ambulance Building, Main St., 2-6 PM
  • Tuesday, Dec. 23 - County YMCA, Edinboro, 10 AM—2 PM *In support of the Edinboro Police Dept.
  • Tuesday, Dec. 23 - Albion Fire Department, 2– 6 PM
  • Friday, Dec. 26 - Corry Memorial Hospital, 10 AM—2 PM *In support of the Corry Police Dept.
  • Friday, Dec. 26 – UPMC Northwest, Seneca, 11 AM-3PM *In support of UPMC Northwest Emergency Dept.
  • Saturday, Dec. 27 - Stancliff Hose Company, Waterford, 9 AM—2 PM
  • Monday, Dec. 29 – Cole Memorial Hospital, Noon-5 PM *In support of the Emergency Dept.
  • Tues, Dec 30 - Harman St Training Center, Jamestown, 11 AM-4PM *In support of Jamestown’s Mayor’s Office, Jamestown Police Dept., Jamestown Fire Dept. and Jamestown State Police
  • Tues, Dec. 30 – Holy Redeemer Church, Warren, 1-5 PM *In support of Warren Police Dept. and Warren Fire Dept.
  • Tues, Dec. 30 – Short Tract Fire Hall, 2-6 PM
  • Monday, Jan. 5 – Soldiers + Sailors Memorial Hospital, Wellsboro, Noon-5 PM
  • Wednesday, Jan. 7 – Willing Fire Dept., Wellsville, NY; 2-6 PM
  • Friday, Jan. 9 – Basil Chevrolet, Fredonia, NY; 2-6 PM *In support of Fredonia Police Dept.
  • Monday, Jan. 12 – Jones Memorial Hospital, Wellsville, NY; 1-5 PM

Community Blood Bank Giveaways!

The Community Blood Bank is celebrating “Gift of Life” Days at the blood bank, 2646 Peach St., Thursday, Dec. 18 – Friday, Dec. 26!

These are crucial days for the local blood supply, and all blood types are needed!

Please check your eligibility, then join us for the following prizes at 26th & Peach

  • Monday, Dec. 22 – The first 50 donors to sign in will get a Coupon for a Free Appetizer from Calamari’s Squid Row
  • Tuesday, Dec. 23 – The first 45 donors to sign in will get a Mason Jar Candle from Our Own Candle Co.
  • Friday, Dec. 26 – The first 40 donors to sign in will get a $10 gift card to Pizza Hut.

The Community Blood Bank thanks all of our generous partners, and the donors who save lives every day through their Gift of Life.

Happy Holidays from the Community Blood Bank!


Cancer awareness month may have only been through October, but for the cancer patients who receive vital blood, plasma and platelet donations, the battle with Cancer happens every day. Click on a thumbnail to hear more about how cancer has impacted them.

Click on the thumbnails below to learn more about cancer survivor stories.

_white"Cancer first took my mother’s life and 5 years later my father lost his battle with cancer. Then in 2004, my husband who had waged a courageous 6-year-long fight with colon cancer..." READ MORE
_red"In October of 2010, my OB found a lump in my neck and I didn't go to the doctor's to have it checked out. I did keep an eye on it just to be sure That following year May 2011 I had a..." READ MORE
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Congratulations Joseph Dusicsko!

winner_newCongratulations to one of our regular donors, Joseph Dusicsko, for winning the $5000 shopping spree to Off-Road Express. Thank you for being such a valuable donor to the Community Blood Bank and we hope you enjoy your amazing prize!