Padres Summer Blood Drive 2019 June 19, 2019 On Tuesday, June 18 the San Diego Blood Bank held the Padres Summer Blood Drive. Sycuan Casino Resort was the presenting sponsor for the third consecutive year and proudly donated $15,000 to support the event. The San Diego Padres stepped up to the plate to help make sure there is an adequate blood supply for people in our local hospitals – at a time when it’s most needed. The Padres Summer Blood Drive was an opportunity for donors to save lives, meet players and alumni, and enjoy appearances by the Pad Squad and Swingin’ Friar. About the San Diego Blood Bank The San Diego Blood Bank provides the Southern California region’s hospitals with a wide range of blood banking services. These include blood collection, component preparation, plateletpheresis, plasmapheresis, leukapheresis, washed blood, frozen blood, autologous storage, designated donation services and a reference laboratory. The Cell Therapy Program of the San Diego Blood Bank operates the Cord Blood Program providing lifesaving stem cell transplants to patients worldwide. For more information about how you can get involved visit www.sandiegobloodbank.org.