The American Red Cross will host blood drives at Mall of Georgia over Memorial Day weekend, May 25-27. Supporters who donate blood at either center will receive a complimentary gift from the American Red Cross while supplies last.
Why get involved? Here are some quick facts, courtesy of the American Red Cross:
•Someone needs blood every two seconds in the U.S.
•Just one donation can save up to three lives!
•Blood cannot be manufactured – it can only come from generous donors
•Shortages of all blood types usually occur during the summer and winter holidays, making it crucial to donate now!
•The American Red Cross supplies approximately 45% of the nation's blood supply
Mall of Georgia
3333 Buford Drive, Buford, GA 30519 (Upper Level near Dick’s Sporting Goods)
May 25-26 from noon – 5 p.m., May 27 from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
*All donors at Mall of Georgia will receive a special edition Red Cross t-shirt and a $5 Amazon gift card, while supplies last
Visit redcrossblood.org to schedule an appointment in advance. Enter code ‘moga’ for Mall of Georgia.
For more information, visit bit.ly/MOGarc19.
For more blood donation facts, visit the American Red Cross online at givelife.org.