About Us

MISSION STATEMENT

The Community Blood Council of New Jersey is dedicated to providing the safest blood products and related services to our hospital-based customers.

TO FULFILL THIS MISSION, WE ARE COMMITTED TO:

  • Recognizing the donor, donor group and the chairperson as our ultimate customer and striving to meet their requirements in order to enhance the working relationship with the Community Blood Council of New Jersey.
  • Building loyal, long-term relationships with our employees, donors, donor groups, patients and hospitals with a consistent, ethical and quality performance.
  • Enhancing the effectiveness of our organization through teamwork and by valuing the input of all individuals.
  • Educating employees and the community on blood services.
  • Meeting and exceeding industry standards through continual process improvements.

WHO WE ARE:

The Community Blood Council of New Jersey, Inc. has been providing blood support in this region since 1966.

Our organization is a nonprofit 501 (c)(3), governed by an all-volunteer Board of Trustees. CBCNJ is licensed as a community blood bank by the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services (#0137) and the Food & Drug Administration (#1247). We adhere to the Standards of the American Association of Blood Banks. In addition, we are registered with the Clinical Laboratory Improvements Amendments (CLIA) (#31D0695903).

EXECUTIVE PERSONNEL:

William Hogan, President Board of Trustees

John Johann – Chief Executive Officer, Director of Hospital Services & Business 
Development

Frank Campo – M.D., Medical Director

Charmaine Weldon – Quality Assurance Director

Brian Dunn – I. T. Network Administrator

Penny Moyer – Donor Services Director

Jeannette Altino – Laboratory Services Director

Diane Kern – Human Resources Director

Elvis Torres- Transportation Manager

ACADEMIC COMMUNITY SUPPORT:

The Platelet Apheresis / Whole Blood Programs are supported by Professors John Sheats, Ph.D. and James Riggs, Ph.D. of Rider University. This includes the pre-med honor society (Beta Beta Beta) that has initiated an apheresis program.

RECOGNITION CERTIFICATES:

Governor’s Proclamation Letter

  • Over 40 years of community services
  • New Jersey for New Jersey
  • Over 95% of blood collected remains in state

Senate Resolution Letter

  • Esteemed Organization
  • Customer Focused
  • Entrepreneurial Spirit
  • Recognition Certificate

OUR LOCATION

1410 Parkside Avenue, Trenton, NJ 08638 (at the corner of Parkside and Olden Avenue). We're in Ewing Township between the College of New Jersey and Rider University. We are approximately 12 miles southwest of Princeton, NJ and 19 miles northeast of Philadelphia, PA.