Winter Weekend Getaway 2022

Win a Winter Weekend at a Ritz-Carlton Resort

Here’s your chance to get the ultimate luxury winter weekend getaway! Where would you go to refresh and relax… the beach, the mountains or the city? For the SBC Winter Getaway, it’s your choice. So make your appointment to donate this January, and get a chance to unwind in style at The Ritz-Carlton Resort!


A Weekend Away at one of three* Ritz-Carlton Resorts in California

Where would you choose to go for a 2-night stay? The city, the beach, or the mountains? Here are just a few suggestions:

  • City – The Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco
  • Beach – The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay
  • Mountains – The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe

*Suggested locations for your getaway. You may actually use your gift card for any Ritz-Carlton or Marriott resort location in the world.

Beach Weekend: The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay

When California residents seek reprieve from the city, they head to the northern coastline. Set amid this tranquility is The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay, a blufftop resort overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Opportunities to disconnect are abundant: walks along the beach, a few rounds of golf, a day at the spa, a glass of wine and a colorful sunset.

Mountain Weekend: The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe

The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe provides an inviting oasis for relaxation after adventure-filled days on the NorthStar California slopes or at the beach of beautiful Lake Tahoe. Explore nearby shopping and dining in the Village at NorthStar California Resort accessed from the hotel by an intermountain gondola and Ski-in/Ski-out location. Enjoy in-room gas fireplaces and floor-to-ceiling windows.

City Weekend: The Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco

The Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco captures the timeless elegance of the Bay Area’s most iconic city. Situated atop Nob Hill in a landmark building dating back to 1909, this urban oasis provides resort-like amenities to retreat to after exploring the city. A welcome retreat in downtown San Francisco – soak in the ambience of the City by the Bay.


Register to donate blood during January for your chance to win. Click the button below to find an appointment near you, or give us a call at 888-723-7831 for eligibility information or general questions.


Anyone who comes in to donate at any point in January will be automatically entered into the drawing: a weekend away at The Ritz-Carlton! In February, we will select the winner and contact them using the contact information listed in their donor portal ( We will meet at one of our three blood centers, located in Mountain View, Menlo Park or Campbell, for SBC to present our winning donor with their gift card. The winner will be announced on social media after they are given the prize.

Please note, all drawing items are non-refundable, non-transferable, and are not redeemable for cash.

Best of luck!