(Tampa, FL July 12, 2016) In service to the community, METROCON, Florida’s Best Anime Convention, is hosting the “Have You Sacrificed Today” blood drive where humans can share their power to save lives by giving blood. All donors receive a limited edition, “Have You Sacrificed Today?” T-shirt, plus a FREE Asylum lanyard and a METROCON 2016 Charity Raffle Ticket!
METROCON Blood Drive
At The Tampa Convention Center
Conference Room 2
333 S. Franklin St.
Tampa, FL 33602
For Blood Drive Details Visit
Appointments Honored, Walk-Ins Welcome
& Enter Code #19557
For Information About METROCON Visit
In addition, donors receive a wellness check-up of blood pressure, pulse, temperature and iron count, including a cholesterol screening, plus a special offer from Crayola Experience-purchase one admission and receive a 2nd admission FREE!
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.