Help Save A Life By Donating Blood At Upcoming Collection Drives
Help save a life by donating blood this holiday season at one of two collection drives hosted in December by Tidelands Health.
The first drive will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 2, in the private dining room on the first floor of Tidelands Georgetown Memorial Hospital, 606 Black River Road in Georgetown.
A second blood drive will be held from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 12, in the blood mobile parked outside Tidelands HealthPoint Center For Health and Fitness, 12965 Ocean Highway in Pawleys Island.
In addition to having a valid photo ID, blood donors must be healthy, be at least 17 years old and weigh at least 110 pounds.
Appointments will take priority, but walk-ins are welcome. Appointments for either drive can be made online by going to http://www.redcrossblood.org. Donors also can make appointments via telephone by calling 843.527.7173 (Tidelands Georgetown blood drive) or 843.237.2205 (Tidelands HealthPoint blood drive).