(Brandon, FL. October 13, 2015) The Hillsborough County Fair invites donors to share their power to save lives by giving blood and enjoy a FREE Admission Ticket to this year’s Fair, plus a Halloween T-shirt!
Hillsborough County Fair Blood Drive
Saturday, October 24
9:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
At Hillsborough County Fairgrounds
215 Sydney Washer Rd., At SR 60
Dover, FL 33527
To Schedule an Appointment Visit
Use Sponsor Code 29002
All donors will receive a FREE Hillsborough County Fair admission ticket, plus a Halloween T-shirt!
In addition, all lifesaving 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. 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.
One in three people will need blood in their lifetime. 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.