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Our Service Area

We are committed to saving lives in your community.

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You get rewarded every time you donate with OneBlood.

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How To Target Your Type B-Negative

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You Have the Power To Save Lives

Only 2% of the population has B- blood. Your blood type can be transfused to B and AB patients. Since both of these types are rare, your donations make a difference to make sure blood products are available when needed.

Every two seconds, someone needs blood. The need for blood is constant, for reasons ranging from surgeries to cancer treatments to traumatic injuries. Your donation is often transfused within just three days.

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Maximize Your
Donation Power

The most powerful part of B- blood can be found in the red blood cells. Here are your recommendation donation procedures:

Fast Facts:

To maximize your true lifesaving power, B- blood donors are strongly encouraged to donate double red blood cells or whole blood.

2% of the population shares your blood type.

You can receive blood transfusions from people with type B- or O- blood.

People with blood types B+, B-, AB+, or AB- can receive your red blood cells.

People with blood types B-, B+, O+, or O- can receive your platelets.

People with blood types B+, B-, O+, or O- can receive your plasma.

Making an Impact

Unlock the power of your blood type and save more lives.

Meet the Pulse Survivors

“Blood Donors Saved Our Lives. Thank You!”

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Learn About Donation Procedures

There’s more than one way to give blood. Let your blood type lead the way in targeting the best way for you to donate your powerful lifesaving gift.

Whole Blood

This is our most common procedure, drawing a pint of blood containing all blood components at one time.

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Double Red Cell

During a double red blood cell donation, we only collect your red blood cells, excluding the platelets and plasma.

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Platelets

During a platelet donation, we only collect your platelets, returning the rest of the blood components.

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