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KNITTING FACTORY PRESENTS

RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE

Events

Jun 26 Mon
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE9:00 AM
Knitting Factory Concert House - BoiseBoise, ID
All Ages
Buy Tickets DONATE BLOOD, GET CONCERT TIX!

EACH DONOR RECEIVES A FREE PAIR OF CONCERT TICKETS, PIZZA & A T-SHIRT!

SCHEDULE ONLINE WWW.REDCROSSBLOOD.ORG ENTER SPONSOR CODE: KNITTING - OR CALL DEBI AT 208-484-0138 FOR AN APPOINTMENT!

FACTS ABOUT BLOOD DONATIONS

·         Every two seconds someone in the U.S. needs blood.
·         Approximately 36,000 units of red blood cells are needed every day in the U.S.
·         In Idaho, we need to collect 250 pints every day for those in need.
·         The average red blood cell transfusion is approximately 3 pints.
·         The blood type most often requested by hospitals is type O.
·         The blood used in an emergency is already on the shelves before the event occurs.
·         More than 1.68 million people are expected to be diagnosed with cancer in 2016. Many of them will need blood, sometimes daily, during their chemotherapy treatment.
·         A single car accident victim can require as many as 100 pints of blood.