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San Diego Blood Bank Foundation

In partnership with our community, San Diego Blood Bank Foundation is the fundraising entity that advances San Diego Blood Bank’s critical healthcare role and fuels collaboration with cutting-edge research and clinical organizations to advance cell therapy and precision medicine.

Team Survivor Story


meet aidan

Heart transplant at four-years-old.

Blood drawn for testing more than 500 times.

730 days spent in the hospital.

Learning to surf. Budding guitarist.

We can only impact lives like Aidan’s
through your generosity.


Join us as we transform healthcare.


San Diego Blood Bank’s mission is to ensure that patients in need have access to a robust, safe blood supply. Our vision is to have even broader impact in our community’s health through health and wellness initiatives, transformative research and clinical trials. It’s an exciting time to partner with us at this evolutionary inflection point!
— David Wellis, Ph.D., CEO, San Diego Blood Bank


Thank you, sycuan

Presenting Sponsor for the 3rd ANNUAL PADRES SUMMER BLOOD DRIVE


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Support key initiatives

Gift of life

Your gift will help fund state-of-the-art equipment and resources to ensure patients have access to a robust, safe blood supply.


We are using DNA analysis to offer Precision Blood™ transfusions to patients with leukemia, sickle cell disease and bone marrow disorders.


As a leader in cell therapy, SDBB is developing a cord tissue bank to pioneer the next era of regenerative medicine.


Featured sponsor

A sincere thank you to SDCCU® for their long-time partnership!

The San Diego Blood Bank is a vital community organization that San Diego County Credit Union® (SDCCU®) has proudly supported for many years. As a dedicated community partner, SDCCU is incredibly appreciative of the lifesaving work of the blood bank, not only in San Diego, but in many communities throughout Southern California.
— Teresa Halleck Campbell, SDCCU president and CEO


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