Houchin Community Blood Bank


For almost 70 years, Houchin Community Blood Bank has served the Central Valley of California. Our local blood supply is a shared community resource that bonds us all. Houchin is the only truly local blood services provider for Kern County. Having a thriving local blood supply ensures that the people you see every day, the people you care about the most—family, friends, neighbors, coworkers—always have access to life-saving blood when they need it. Through our communities generous blood donors, Houchin Community Blood Bank has saved over 3 million lives.

Houchin Community Blood Bank is a non-profit organization founded in 1951, committed to being the sole provider of a safe and adequate blood supply from volunteer blood donors for the purpose of saving the lives of Kern County residents.


Chief Executive Officer: Jonathan Bautista
11515 Bolthouse Drive, Bakersfield, CA 78201
(661) 616-2504