American Red Cross Blood Drive Dec 2017Name: American Red Cross Blood Drive Dec 2017Date: December 29, 2017Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM CSTWebsite: http://www.redcrossblood.orgEvent Description:
Live Life. Give Life.
The American Red Cross Blood Drive in Waunakee will run from 12:00-5:00pm on Friday, December 29 at the Waunakee Village Center, 333 S. Madison St., in the Community Room. To make an appointment, call (800) RED CROSS (733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org use sponsor code Waunakee. Eat a healthy meal & drink an extra 16oz of water before the donation.
In the U.S., nearly 5 million blood transfusions are needed every year. By making an appointment to give blood this month, you can help the Red Cross meet the needs of patients in your community and across the nation.
How to donate blood, simply call (1-800-733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org to make an appointment or for more information. All blood types are needed to ensure a reliable supply for patients. A blood donor card or driver's license or two other forms of identification are required at check-in. Individuals who are 17 years of age, weigh at least 110 lbs, and are in generally good health may be eligible to donate blood. High school students and other donors 18 years of age younger also have to meet certain height & weight requirements.
The Red Cross provides shelter, food and clothing to victims of disasters; supplies more than 40 percent of the nation's blood; teaches lifesaving skills; ministers international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a not-for-profit organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform it's mission.
For more information, please visit redcross.org or visit us on Twitter at @RedCross
Looking for Volunteers: Shifts Between 11:45 am - 6:15 pm
We are looking for volunteers to assist donors with our December Blood Drive. Volunteers can help by sharing their time, energy or donating refreshments. Please help us if you can!
Can't help out on the day of? We are also looking for donations of cookies/snacks to serve to our donors! Each cookie volunteer should deliver 1 batch of cookies or other snacks to the Village Center no later than noon on Friday, December 29.