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Why Give Blood?

Every day, we count on the community to help us provide life-saving blood & blood products to Connecticut residents and our neighbors.

Neighbors Helping Neighbors

Josh Smith: Becoming Infinite

Under the toughest of circumstances, there was one word that would define the following year of his journey: INFINITE.

Rare Leukemia Strikes, Abbie Strikes Back

Diagnosed with Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL) at only 16 months old, Abbie's life was saved thanks to blood donors.

Jon DeCasanova: CTBC's Own

During a 2+ year long double fight for his life, Jon received an enormous amount of support, including over 100 units of blood.

Your Neighbors Need You!

Come join our life saving mission by becoming a blood donor! Our new home is at 856 Washington Street, Middletown, CT.


Can I Donate?

Basic eligibility and answers to many questions: Can I give if...I take medications, have diabetes, high blood pressure, etc.?


The Experience

Not sure what donating blood is like? It's quick and easy and involves cookies!


Blood Types

No matter what your blood type is, it's special. There are four common blood types, and yours is always the right type to give.