(St. Petersburg, FL. December 20, 2016) January is National Blood Donor Month: A time to thank the blood donors who help protect our community by making sure a safe and sufficient blood supply is available at all times. Please start the New Year saving lives by donating blood or platelets at any OneBlood Donor Center Sunday, January 1, through Tuesday, January 3, 2017 and receive a long sleeve T-shirt and a $10 eGift Card, plus a wellness check-up of blood pressure, pulse, temperature and iron count, including a cholesterol screening!
Donor Centers Only
Sunday, January 1
Tuesday, January 3
Donor Center Donors Receive
Long Sleeve T-Shirt
$10 eGift Card
[Wellness Check-up 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.