Blood drives scheduled for Jan. 29 and Feb. 2
Help meet our community’s demand for blood by donating during either of two upcoming blood drives hosted by Tidelands Health.
The first blood drive will be on Monday, Jan. 29, from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. in the blood mobile outside of Tidelands HealthPoint Center for Health and Fitness, 12965 Ocean Highway in Pawleys Island.
The second blood drive will take place on Friday, Feb. 2, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Tidelands Georgetown Memorial Hospital, 606 Black River Road in Georgetown.
Appointments will take priority, but walk-ins are welcome. Appointments for the blood drive at Tidelands HealthPoint can be made by calling 843-237-2205. Appointments for the blood drive at Tidelands Georgetown Memorial Hospital can be made by calling 843-527-7173.
Online registration is available for both blood drives at www.redcross.org.
In addition to having a valid ID, blood donors must be healthy, be at least 17 years old and weigh a minimum of 110 pounds.