Blood Drive at San Mateo Marriott
- Donors should arrive well-nourished and hydrated with photo ID containing first and last name.
- The donation process takes approximately one hour.
- Double Red Cell Donation – Power up your donation with an automated double red cell donation (1.20 hours).
- Donors may complete the Fast Track Health History questionnaire online prior to arriving at the drive. The questionnaire must be completed the same day as the donation.
Help save a life by donating at the Vitalant blood drive at the San Mateo Marriott on Thursday, November 30.
There is a critical blood shortage right now. Type O, the most transfused blood type, is at its lowest level in 2021. Every three seconds someone in America needs blood, and 100% of the blood supply comes from donors.
Appointments strongly encouraged. Please click here to make an appointment.
All donors must wear a mask or cloth-based face covering. Click here for COVID-19 Protocols. There is no waiting period to give blood after receiving an FDA-authorized COVID-19 vaccine, and new blood donors can now learn their preliminary blood type right away.