It takes just one hour to donate whole blood that serves our local hospitals and centers. Hear from the Mariners Dan Wilson on where your donation goes with Bloodworks Northwest.


What Type Of Donation Should I Make?

  • The most common type of blood donation is whole blood.
  • The process usually takes less than an hour from check-in all the way to the juice and cookies at the end!
  • Once your “whole blood” donation is collected, it is processed into different components for patients.

Blood Types

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

Blood types helps determine who can give and receive from others.
Do you know your Blood Type? You can learn yours by donating blood!


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masked donor and staff taking blood

Your gift of blood, time or money saves lives.