SDC Blood Drive
Thursday January 27th 2011 -
10:00am to 2:00pm
Blood Bank of the Redwoods Fifth Annual Bucket Brigade Challenge comes to Sonoma Developmental Center (SDC) on Thursday, January 27,.
The SDC Fire Department will be participating in the Blood Bank of the Redwoods Fifth Annual Bucket Brigade Challenge. The event recruits members from the public to donate lifesaving blood in an effort to win the Bucket Brigade Trophy and bragging rights for the year.
The Blood Drive will be at Sonoma Developmental Center (SDC) on Thursday, January 27 from 10am to 2pm. The drive will be held at the ARO/King Building on the SDC campus in Eldridge off of Arnold Dr.
In order to donate blood, you must be 17 years of age (16 with parental consent) or older, weigh at least 110 pounds, be in good health, and be free of cold or flu symptoms. All donors get a free T-Shirt!!
A whole blood donation usually takes less than an hour and includes registration, a brief medical history, blood collection, and refreshments and snacks. The phlebotomy itself takes approximately 15 minutes.
To sign up for the January 27th blood drive, go to www.bbr.org or call 545-1222 *163.