The Cape Fear Valley Blood Donor Center is a community blood program that serves the needs of patients in Cumberland, Hoke and Bladen Counties through blood donation by individual donors, community organizations and businesses.
The center is located at 3357 Village Drive, in the Bordeaux Shopping Center. It is always open for donations Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and the third Saturday of each month from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Cape Fear Valley Blood Donor Center offers local volunteers an opportunity to Save Lives Locally.
For information about upcoming blood drives, please call 615-LIFE (615-5433) or click here.
To find out if you are eligible to donate blood, please click here.
The Blood Donor Center has the following programs and services available to the community:
Blood Assurance Plan
As members of the Blood Assurance Plan, donors build blood credits. Each blood donation equals one blood credit that may be kept by the donor or transferred to a family member or friend in need. Blood credits may be used to replace blood or platelet unit charges for patients of the Cape Fear Valley Health System.
This program is available for donors who want to donate blood for their own use in an upcoming surgery.
Apheresis Platelet Program
This program is available for donors to donate platelets for use by patients in our community. The procedure takes approximately two hours as blood is separated, returning plasma and red blood cells to the donor. Those with type AB blood are encouraged to consider donating platelets, as AB is the universal plate