Photo by Mari Uchida

Photo by Mari Uchida

Photo by Mari Uchida

Blood donation is essential to treat a wide range of chronic, acute, and emergency medical conditions across all communities. Donating blood is safe, easy and vital to those who need it, and every donation can save three lives. Stop by during the day or early evening hours. This is your chance to help your fellow New Yorkers in need; sign up to donate blood today.

Learn more about what to expect when donating blood.

• Bring photo ID or NYBC donor card.
• Eat well and drink plenty of fluids before donating.

Do not donate if you have:
• a fever or other symptoms of COVID-19 (cough, shortness of breath, or difficulty breathing)
• had close contact with someone diagnosed with or suspected of having COVID-19 in the last 14 days
• been diagnosed with or suspected of having COVID-19 until 14 days after your illness has resolved

NOTE: Close contact is defined by the CDC as being within 6 feet of an infected individual for a prolonged period of time.

To learn more about the importance of donating during this time and to answer your questions regarding COVID-19, please visit

If you have any questions about this event, please contact Guest Experience at 212-875-5456 or [email protected].