Refer a Friend

Save a Life and Get a Reward!

Recruit a friend or family member to donate blood at any of our seven Neighborhood Donor Centers or mobile blood drives, and get rewarded. Not only will you be Saving Lives Close to Home, but you'll both reap the benefits. 

When you recruit friends and family members, you'll each receive a $5 e-gift card for his/her lifesaving donation. There’s no limit to the number of new donors recruited.

Program Steps
Step 1:
To get started, please fill out the form below.
Step 2: Have friend or family member schedule blood donation appointment within three months of referral. 
Step 3: Friend or family member donates blood within three months of referral (by the end of 2021).
Step 4: After their donation, Hoxworth sends you both an email within 10 business days to claim your $5 e-gift card for Saving Lives Close to Home. 

Four donors in Hoxworth cafe area

Frequently Asked Questions

Who can I refer?

  • You can refer any friend or family member who has never donated blood at Hoxworth Blood Center

How many people can I refer?

  • There's no limit to the number of friends and family members you refer, as long as they are first-time donors.  

When can friends and family donate?

  • The Refer a Friend Program runs through 2021. Blood donations must occur within that time frame, and within three months of referral. 

How do I collect my $5 e-gift card?

  • Once the friend or family member has donated blood, the new donor and referring party will each receive an email within 10 business days. The email will contain a link to redeem the $5 e-gift card.