University of Kentucky Spring 2024 Blood Drives April 1-5

Locations Available at Gatton Student Center, Lewis Honors College and W.T. Young Library

It's time to give blood, y'all! 

Kentucky Blood Center will be on UK's campus April 1-5 at the following locations to collect blood for local hospitals.

  • Gatton Student Center Ballroom A: Monday–Friday, April 1–5 | 10 a.m.–5 p.m. 
  • William T. Young Library: Monday, April 1 | 4–8 p.m.
  • Lewis Honors College: Thursday–Friday, April 4–5 | 10 a.m.–5 p.m. 

Donations typically take less than one hour and save up to three local lives. KBC provides blood to more than 70 hospitals in Kentucky, including UK Healthcare. 

A KBC T-shirt, a Texas Roadhouse free appetizer gift card, an Insomnia Cookies buy one get one free gift card, and a $5 Starbucks gift card.

Donate Blood and Get Free Stuff!

All donors will receive (while supplies last!): 

  • "Give Y'all" T-shirt
  • $5 Starbucks gift card
  • Texas Roadhouse free appetizer coupon (with the purchase of an entrée) 
  • Insomnia "buy one, get one free" coupon

Schedule Your Appointment Now

Appointments are preferred, but walk-ins are welcome. To schedule an appointment, call 800.775.2522 or click on a link below.

Gatton Student Center

W.T. Young Library (KBC Bloodmobile)

Lewis Honors College

About Kentucky Blood Center

KBC, the largest independent, full-service, nonprofit blood center in Kentucky, has been saving local lives since 1968. Licensed by the FDA, KBC’s sole purpose is to collect, process and distribute blood for patients in Kentucky. KBC provides services in 90 Kentucky counties and has donor centers in Lexington, Louisville, Frankfort, Pikeville, Somerset and the Tri-County area (Corbin).