Carnival Wristband Giveaway 2018

  Thanks to our returning sponsor, Le Beau-Thelen LLP, the popular fair wristband blood drive is back. At this three day drive, which starts Monday, September 10th and ends Wednesday, September 12th at the donor centers only, donors can enter to win a FREE carnival ride wristband, as well as automatically receiving an adult pass to the Kern County Fair, upon donation. There are 18 winners each day!The fair runs from September 19th –  September 30th, so be sure to schedule your appointment to give during this drive today!   Continue reading →

Rush Air Sports Mobile Drive

  Join us Friday, August 31st for the first ever Block Drive Party! Rush Air Sports, Temblor, and The BLVD have all partnered to participate in a mobile blood drive together. Our donors will enjoy free Ice Cream, $2 coupon for Temblor, $5 coupon for The BLVD’s Arcade, a free t-shirt (while supplies last), and a fair pass to the Kern County Fair. This is Family event, there’s something fun for everyone! Make an appointment through connect.hcbb.com or by calling 661.323.4222. People live when people give!

Ashley Homestore Blood Drive 2018

The Ashley Homestore Mobile Drive is happening Saturday August 25th! Come save lives and get your FREE ticket to the Kern County Fair! Additionally Ashley Homestore is also gifting our donors with a FREE memory foam pillow & 25%OFF any in-store purchase. We’ll also give you a coupon for a FREE Sonic drink! *Donors at our Donor Centers will also have these benefits, our centers are open 8am-2pm on Saturday* Visit our Donor Portal to schedule an appointment! Remember, people live when people give!

Back to School Giveaway!

A friend or family member could someday need a blood transfusion, and our mission is to support our community by thriving every day to make sure blood is available for them when they need it. We do this with help from our gracious and giving donors! This week we’re giving back! Our schools not only shape the future of our community they also contribute a large portion of donations through high school students and teachers every year. We want to recognize those teachers that share Continue reading →

Pint for a Pass Blood Drive 2018

  **WE ARE OUT OF FAIR PASSES** We are thankful for the incredible support shown during our Pint for a Pass Blood Drive! *** It is Fair season and we couldn’t be more excited! For the sixth year in a row, the Kern County Fair  has partnered with us for the annual Pint for a Pass Blood Drive!  Starting August 14th, donors at both centers and some mobile drives will receive a FREE adult admission pass to this year’s Kern County Fair! Here’s what you need to do: Donate Continue reading →

The Great American Blood Drive

  On Thursday, July 19th our Bolthouse Center and Seven Oaks Magazine will be hosting “The Great American Blood Drive” from 4-6 PM. We are having a special guest celebrity radio host, Scott Cox! All attendee’s will get to enjoy a meet and greet with Scott, tour the blood center, and enjoy free food from Round Table Pizza, desserts from Nothing Bundt Cakes and refreshments from Bolthouse Farms. Also all those who donate will also receive a Houchin Summer T-Shirt! If you are interested in Continue reading →

Get In The Groove Summer T-Shirts

T-shirts are back! Starting June 30th, “Get in the Groove” and save lives this summer with our surf-inspired t-shirt. Donate blood, platelets, or plasma during the month of July and receive your own! Our t-shirts are always popular with donors, so make your appointments as soon as you can. Once you have this limited edition Houchin donor t-shirt, wear it with pride knowing that you have given back to our community; and while you’re at it post a photo of yourself, showing off your donor Continue reading →

Bankers out for Blood Week June 25th – June 30th

During our 12th Annual Community Wide Blood Drive we’ve challenged different local financial banks to raise awareness about the need and importance of blood donation. Summertime sees a huge drop in the number of donors who walk through our doors. We reach out to our community to alert them of the shortage of blood products as a result of it. Many factors have caused this shortage but nothing more than the globally decreasing number of new donors. This month of June was geared towards making Continue reading →

Today Cleaners Blood Drive June 18th-23rd

Houchin Community Blood Bank partnered with Today Cleaners as part of our 12th Annual Community Wide Blood Drive! Come donate from June 18th through June 23rd to receive a $5 off coupon towards any service! Additionally, every day we will draw a $50 Today Cleaners gift card and at the end of the week one lucky winner will be drawn for a $250 Today Cleaner’s gift card!