(St. Petersburg, FL. December 11, 2014) Select Winn Dixie locations are helping to brighten the lives of patients and their families this holiday season by hosting blood drives during our “12 Days of Giving” Celebration. Eligible donors are invited to share their power to save lives by giving blood and enjoy a FREE $10 Winn Dixie gift card. Bloodmobiles will be at the following Winn Dixie locations.
For Locations & Appointments
or call 1.888.9.DONATE (1.888.936.6283)
Winn Dixie Holiday Blood Drive
Wednesday, December 24
9a.m. – 1p.m.
At These Locations
In addition, all donors will receive a wellness checkup of blood pressure, pulse, temperature and iron count, including 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 or call 1.800.68.BLOOD (1.800.682.5663).
Every two seconds someone needs blood. Blood that is donated today will likely be transfused 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, South and Southeast Florida, the Orlando-metro area and surrounding Central Florida counties, parts of Southwest Florida, Pensacola and Tallahassee and some parts of Southern Georgia and Alabama. The OneBlood name is a constant reminder of the collective power we share to save another person’s life.