(St. Petersburg, FL. September 21, 2016) Select Publix Supermarkets are sharing their power to help save lives in our community by hosting blood drives. All donors will enjoy a $10 Publix gift card!
Sunday, October 2
11AM – 4PM
For Locations & Appointments
$10 Publix Gift Card
Will Be At These Publix Locations
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.
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 throughout most of Florida, parts of Georgia, Alabama and South Carolina. The OneBlood name is a constant reminder of the collective power we share to save another person’s life.