We will be closed Thursday and Friday 12/23/21-12/24/21 in observance of the Christmas holiday. We will also be closed 12/31/21 in observance of the New Year's Eve holiday. Thank you!

We are not able to ship internationally at this time due to the pandemic. We will update the website once international shipping is available. 

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Why Choose The Sperm Bank of California?

A Message from our Executive Director

Starting or expanding your family using donor insemination or sperm storage is a leap into the unknown. Working with The Sperm Bank of California is like having a trusted friend by your side on your journey to parenthood.

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Resources & Research

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Conception Strategies For Women

A list of strategies helpful for women seeking to become pregnant.

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Insemination and Pregnancy

Learn about Insemination Methods and outcomes

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Transgender Resource Guide

Resources for transgender individuals.

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  • — TSBC experience with donor conception, July 2019
  • “Perfect!! I really appreciate working with TSBC, you have been so tolerant and empathetic, thank you.” — R~, April 2016
  • The Sperm Bank of California does not dilute their sperm with fillers like many other banks do. An ejaculate yields two vials. — Rachel, May 2011
  • I worked with TSBC (The Sperm Bank of CA) and highly highly recommend them for a host of reasons. In no particular order — Chrissy, April 2011
  • “Thanks! I really appreciate how helpful and responsive you all have been. This process, especially as a single woman, is so intense and can feel difficult in unexpected ways. I have just loved every interaction I have had with TSBC so far, and have felt" — Erica, April 2016
  • We have two wonderful children using The Sperm Bank of California who are healthy and happy. — Rebekah, TSBC mom of two, August 2011
  • The Sperm Bank of California was great & easy to deal with. Their website is simple, but not flashy; their profiles are very personal & thorough. — Evelyn, April 2011
  • "We wanted to thank TSBC for being such a key support to us throughout our journey into pregnancy and parenthood. In particular, we wanted to express our thanks for the family contact list. We so appreciate the thoughtful, evidence-based, queer-friendly r — TSBC Moms, November 2017
  • “We can't thank you enough for all your hard work with us today. I can't imagine any of the other banks we considered would have put this much thought, support, honesty, and understanding into helping us.” — Meghan, January 2017
  • Another vote for The Sperm Bank of California. I researched 2 or 3 other banks in California and others nationwide. — Kim, July 2011
  • “Honestly, right now there is only one sperm bank that I can recommend, and that is The Sperm Bank of California (TSBC).” — Wendy Kramer, Co-founder and Director of The Donor Sibling Registry, from the Huffington Post "Choosing a Sperm Bank...What to Know" 8/23/17, August 2017
  • “Thanks so much for your help and prompt email. Honestly, in that short conversation you proved to be the kindest person I think my husband I have worked with in this whole process - thank you!" — Jennifer , January 2017