Blood Donations Needed

Looking for a way to support the community you love? DONATE BLOOD!

Our community is experiencing a severe blood shortage, donors are urgently needed right now. Eligible and healthy donors are strongly urged to make an appointment with The Blood Center to provide lifesaving blood products to our patients. Please give now!

Effective Tuesday, June 2: The Blood Center (TBC) will begin testing all donors/donations for COVID-19 antibodies. This free service will inform the donor if they carry the COVID-19 antibody, which will indicate whether the individual has been exposed to the virus. 

How to Donate Blood

Contact our partners at The Blood Center at 1-800-86-BLOOD to schedule an appointment or attend an upcoming blood drive. Search for one in your area and sign up here.

Visit The Blood Center Gautier Facebook Page for upcoming local events or call (228) 497-7160 to schedule your appointment – healthy donors are now eligible to give every 8 weeks!

You can schedule an appointment on a Monday, Wednesday, Friday, or Saturday; see hours of operations below:

Gautier Blood Donor Center

Location: 1408 Hwy 90, Suite 5 | Gautier, MS 39556

Phone: 228-497-7160 or 228-497-7159

Donation Hours of Operation:

Monday & Wednesday – Noon to 7 pm | Friday & Saturday – 9 am to 3 pm.

Please complete your donor questionnaire the morning of your donation by visiting

Across the nation blood donations have fallen short of hospital needs for the past few months, resulting in about 39,000 fewer donations than what’s needed, eligible and healthy donors are strongly urged to attend local emergency blood drives held by The Blood Center or make an appointment with them to provide lifesaving blood products. Please give now!