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Right Type, Right Time

Patients in need of a blood transfusion require hospitals to have the right blood type at the right time to save their lives. Depending on your blood type, you are encouraged to give the type of...

Scholarship Program

SunCoast Blood Bank (SCBB) is committed to cultivating the “next generation” of blood donors, and high school student supporters through its Generation Give Scholarship Program....

5 Ways YOU Can Save Lives

Did you know less than 5% of Americans donate blood?  It's considered a "good day" when there is a 3 day supply of blood products on the shelves.  Help us spread the word about our...

New Online Store Is Here!

Exciting Changes to the League of Lifesaver Program- New Online Store Is Here! To show our appreciation for your support of our lifesaving mission, SunCoast Blood Bank wants to offer you more...

SCBB Celebrates Anniversary

Valentine’s Day Marks 65 Years of Serving the Community On February 14, 1949 the Lower West Coast Blood Bank, founded by O.K. Fike and Dr. Millard White, opened its doors. Now known as...

Blood Type Perfumes

An Italian company plans to release a line of unisex perfumes that is based on the four blood groups. “Our four fragrances, A, B, AB, and O, retrace the evolution of manhood through time and its...

New Finger-Printing ID System

Announcement! SCBB was recently awarded a $26,000 grant from the Venice Endowment Fund through the Gulf Coast Community Foundation, to purchase a new finger-printing identification system. This...

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