WHAT: Donate blood, save lives!
The American Red Cross will host blood drives at Mall of Georgia and Town Center at Cobb in September. Supporters who donate blood at the Mall of Georgia and Town Center at Cobb 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
WHEN: Mall of Georgia
WHERE: 3333 Buford Drive, Buford, GA 30519 (upper level near Dick’s Sporting Goods)
August 30 - September 1 from noon – 5 p.m.
*All donors at Mall of Georgia will receive a special edition Red Cross t-shirt while supplies last
Town Center at Cobb: 400 Barrett Pkwy, Kennesaw, GA 30144 (Upper level JCPenney Wing)
August 31 – September 1 from noon – 5 p.m.
September 2 from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
*All donors at Town Center at Cobb will receive a special edition Red Cross tote while supplies last
HOW: Visit redcrossblood.org to schedule an appointment in advance. Enter code ‘moga’ for Mall of Georgia or ‘tcac’ for Town Center at Cobb
For more blood donation facts, visit the American Red Cross online at givelife.org.