Start The New Year Saving Lives

(Miami, FL, January 8, 2018)  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 from Friday, January 12 through Monday, January 15, 2018 and receive a long sleeve T-shirt, plus a $10 eGift Card.

In addition, all donors receive a wellness check-up 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.