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City of San Antonio Blood Drives

Make giving blood a San Antonio tradition

From accident victims to patients fighting cancer to those waiting on a transplant, blood gives the gift of life to patients in need.

Find a blood drive near you!

From Mayor Nirenberg and SAPD Chief McManus, your support means everything to local patients.

As our thanks, all presenting donors at any of our donor rooms or the following community blood drives will score:

  • Rewards that can be redeemed for eGift Cards from Amazon, Walmart, Starbucks or more!

About Us

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For more than 45 years, the nonprofit South Texas Blood & Tissue Center has focused on a critical purpose: to save and improve lives.

Inspired by a group of physicians, our organization was formed to provide blood to the South Texas region – ensuring a safe and adequate blood supply through proper testing, storage and distribution to hospitals. This essential service allows front-line workers to focus on the direct care of patients, with confidence that this lifesaving resource will be there when it’s needed most.

But we didn’t stop there. Over the years, we’ve evolved as the needs of our patients and hospitals have changed, driven to save lives in as many ways as possible.

We couldn’t do this without donors like you. We understand that the gift of donation is a personal, powerful choice that has the potential to touch a life. Today, we offer many ways to make a difference that include:

Our team has also expanded its programs, partnering with leaders within the healthcare industry to develop a wide range of therapies.