Giving the gift of life is simple
Donating blood takes:
About 45 minutes to give red blood cells or plasma. About two hours to give platelets.
If You Want to Donate Blood
Make an Appointment - call 413-794-4600, or Just walk in to the BMC Blood Donor Center.
Baystate Franklin Medical Center has quarterly blood donor drives. To learn the date of the next drive and arrange to donate, call Ellen Missale at 413-773-2284 or the BMC Blood Donor Center at 413-794-4600.
Call 413-794-4600 for more information.
Gifts and incentives
- Donors get free gifts
- It's a free mini-check-up. We routinely take your blood pressure, pulse, and temperature.
- Enjoy the satisfaction of contributing to the health of your community.