(St. Petersburg, FL. August 11, 2015) Select Winn Dixie stores are hosting a blood drive to help beef up our community’s blood supply. Donors can give blood to save lives and enjoy a $10 Winn Dixie gift card!
Monday, August 24
1p.m. – 7p.m.
call 1.888.9.DONATE (1.888.936.6283)
Will Be At These Winn Dixie Locations
In addition, all donors receive a wellness check-up 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. Photo ID is required. 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.