(St. Petersburg, FL. December 10, 2014) Tis better to give than to receive, and at no time of the year do we feel this more strongly than the holidays. This holiday season share your power and give the gift of life by donating blood.
Donate blood Saturday, December 20 through Wednesday, December 31 at any OneBlood Donor Center and receive a long-sleeve holiday T-shirt and a $10 eGift card voucher.
For Donation Center Locations or to Schedule an Appointment Visit
oneblood.org or Call:
Appointments Honored, Walk-ins Welcome
In addition, all donors receive a wellness checkup of blood pressure, pulse, temperature, iron count and a cholesterol screening.
Generally healthy people age 16 or older who weigh at least 110 pounds can donate blood. To learn more about the importance of blood donation and how donors can target the power of their blood type visit oneblood.org.
Every two seconds someone in the U.S. needs a blood transfusion. Blood that is donated today will likely be transfused into a patient within two to three days. The turn-around is that fast, the need is constant.
OneBlood is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) community asset responsible for providing safe, available and affordable blood to more than 200 hospital partners and their patients. The service area of OneBlood includes the Tampa Bay area, the Orlando-metro area and surrounding Central Florida counties, South and Southeast Florida, parts of Southwest Florida, Pensacola, Tallahassee and areas in Southern Georgia and Alabama. The OneBlood name is a constant reminder of the collective power we share to save another person’s life.