Blood Bank of Delmarva

Thank you for your interest in volunteering at the Blood Bank of Delmarva to help save lives!  We have different roles for volunteers with more being added as we grow.

After completing the online application, the next step in the process is to meet with the Volunteer Relations Specialist, Angela Williamson, either in person or via phone if you are not in the Northern DE area.

After the online application is submitted, please complete the online training sessions found on the home page after you log into

As needed you will complete specific training for your assignment.

The volunteer program is growing and adapting, so thank you for your patience as we determine the best ways to accomplish our goals.

I look forward to meeting you in person or via phone and getting you started on a life changing experience!

This  video was made for our 60th Anniversary in 2014, so a few things aren't current, but the bulk of it is accurate.  Enjoy!

Angela Williamson, CVA
Volunteer & Community Relations Specialist
Blood Bank of Delmarva
100 Hygeia Drive
Newark, DE 19713


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General Interests


Activity Shifts Start End
Volunteer Informational, Educational, Social Meeting CONCORD 1 2/26/2020 2/26/2020
Volunteer Informational, Educational, Social Meeting DOVER 1 2/28/2020 2/28/2020
Volunteer Informational, Educational, Social Meeting SALISBURY 1 2/28/2020 2/28/2020

Mission Statement

Mission Statement: Blood Bank of Delmarva’s mission is to serve our community by meeting the needs of patients, hospitals, and members for safe, high quality blood products and related services.

Purpose: We at the Blood Bank of Delmarva achieve our “Why” – Inspiring Heroes, Infusing Hope, and our “How” – Acting as the Stewards of Donor Intent by living a culture that focuses on the following core values:


  • We exist to serve others with compassion and professionalism and to make a positive impact in our community.


  • We recognize that communication is central to all we do each and every day.
  • We break down walls and work together to reach our goals.
  • We celebrate and show appreciation for each other’s contributions.
  • We seek out ways to support one another.


  • We are motivated to act without hesitation when something needs to be done.
  • We are proactive rather than reactive.
  • We take ownership of our mistakes and work to correct them quickly.
  • We follow through on commitments made.


  • We treat others the way we want to be treated.
  • We have compassion in all interactions. 
  • We appreciate all individual differences without judgment.


  • We are honest, transparent and trustworthy.
  • We do what is right even when no one is watching.  
  • We lead by example, always demonstrating the behaviors we want to see in others.


  • We adapt to change and take action based on facts.
  • We constantly learn, develop our knowledge and skills and look for ways to improve.
  • We take pride in all we do and uphold the highest standards of safety and excellence.



Group Sponsors

2,100+ businesses and organizations

Population Served

1.5 million people in Delaware; Cecil County, Maryland; and on Maryland and Virginia’s Eastern Shore

Donor Centers

Newark, DE
Dover, DE
Salisbury, MD
Chadds Ford, PA

Mobile Sites

More than 30 convenient mobile donor sites located throughout Delmarva. Please call 1-888-8-BLOOD-8 for an appointment or make an appointment online.

Facilities Served

We currently serve 19 facilities in the Delmarva region.