Blood Bank of Alaska | Helping Alaska Patients in Need

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Wasilla Center OPEN

Apr 08 2015

The official ribbon cutting will take place on April 17, 2015. The doors are now open for appointments Wednesday to Saturday(hours 10 a.m. to 6 p.m). BBA is extremely excited to be located in the Valley once again. Schedule today.

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Grants Provide Funding for New Courier Van

Feb 06 2015

Through the generous grants from Rasmuson Foundation and Mat-Su Health Foundation, Blood Bank of Alaska now has a new courier van. This vehicle provides critical transportation of the products we collect and keeps the blood on the move 24/7.

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New Building Progress in the Fall

Jan 08 2015

This Fall the construction team made great progress. Take a look at this video that captures the changes prior to the snow falling. We will keep you updated as we near our move in date.

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ConocoPhillips Awards BBA Million Dollar Gift

Dec 18 2014

Blood Bank of Alaska announced today that it has received a $1 million dollar gift from ConocoPhillips to help build a new blood bank for Alaskans. The company intends to contribute an additional $1 million each in 2015 and 2016, subject to future approvals by the company leadership.

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BBA Responds to Article on National Blood Trends

Sep 09 2014

Bob Scanlon, CEO of Blood Bank of Alaska, responds to a New York Times article on national blood trends. The needs of Alaska vary greatly from those in the Lower 48 for many reasons. You can read the full response by clicking the read more tab here:

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Construction Begins On New Building

Apr 11 2014

Blood Bank of Alaska is so excited that on Monday April 7, 2014 the construction began at our new building site. The new facility is scheduled to be completed in 2015 and we are still raising funds for this effort. This building will provide Alaska with a safe blood supply in times of disaster and bring an additional state-of-the-art laboratory to our community. Click Read more to view a slide show.

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Take a Tour of the Future BBA Facility

May 31 2013

We are currently working towards building a new Blood Bank of Alaska facility to support Alaska patients in need. Take a quick virtual tour of the inside of the donor area by clicking on read more. Together we can build a better future for Alaska.

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Current Critical Needs

Type O+ O-

Anchorage Centers
Call 222-5630 for info

Fairbanks Center
Call 456-5645 for info

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Remember to:

  • Eat well
  • Drink plenty of fluids before donating
  • Bring photo ID (with Birthday or SSN)

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Upcoming Events


21Tue ANCH - BP Exploration, Inc.

Hello 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM :: 7 Hours

22Wed ER - Chugiak High School

Hello 7:45 AM - 1:45 PM :: 6 Hours

24Fri ANCH - Credit Union 1

Hello 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM :: 7 Hours 30 Minutes

25Sat ANCH - Skinny Raven Sports

Hello 10:30 AM - 6:00 PM :: 7 Hours 30 Minutes

26Sun ANCH - Anchorage Baptist Temple

Hello 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM :: 5 Hours

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