Ideal Donation for your Blood Type

Amplify your impact

Selecting an ideal donation type aligned with your blood type can significantly amplify your impact within the community. Should you have inquiries about why certain donation types are more advantageous for specific blood types, contact us at 1-866-256-6372.

There are eight different blood types: O+, O-, A+, A-, B+, B-, AB+ and AB-.

 Each blood type has unique properties.  Find yours on the chart to learn more!

If you do not know your blood type, you can find out approximately three days after you donate with us, by calling:

Blood Type % of US Population Best Type of Donations You Can Give to You Can Receive From
A+, AB+A+, A-, O+, O-
A-6%Double Red Cells
Whole Blood
A-, A+, AB-, AB+A-, O-
B+, AB+B+, B-, O+, O-
B-2%Double Red Cells
Whole Blood
B-, B+, AB-, AB+B-, O-
O+38%Double Red Cells
Whole Blood
O+, A+, B+, AB+O+, O-
O-7%Double Red Cells
Whole Blood
All Blood TypesO-
AB+All Blood Types
AB-, AB+AB-, A-, B-, O-

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