Please join us on Tuesday May 19th, 2020!
Did you know that one blood donation has the potential to save up to three lives?! Please join us in saving lives by participating in our 2020 Annual Blood Drive!
What: Community Blood Drive
Where: Winslow Fire Department – 114 Benton Ave, Winslow
When: Tuesday, May 19, 2020 from 12:00-5:00 PM
Please visit the link below and enter ‘WCFCU’ as the sponsor code to schedule an appointment time!
Why You Should Donate Blood:
- Right now, the American Red Cross has an ongoing critical need for blood product donations as uncertainties remain during this coronavirus pandemic.
More than 38,000 blood donations are needed everyday.
Even though 38% of Americans are able to give blood, only 2% do.
The average red blood cell transfusion requires 3 blood donations.
Donating blood is proven to help you reduce stress and improve your emotional well-being.
The physical blood donation only takes 10-15 minutes and the entire process takes under an hour of your time.
Donating blood burns approxamately 600 calories.
1 in 7 people who enter a hospital will need a blood transfusion because they are accident victims, cancer patients, hemophiliacs, surgery patients, etc.