World Blood Donor Day!

World Blood Donor Day!
0 June 13, 2017

Every year on June 14th, countries around the world celebrate World Blood Donor Day. The event, established in 2004, serves to raise awareness of the need for safe blood and blood products, and to thank blood donors for their voluntary, life-saving gifts of blood. Transfusion of blood and blood products helps save millions of lives every year. This year, MEDIC Regional Blood Center has partnered with Nexcare Products, who will be providing special band-aids to donors on World Blood Donor Day!

Donors can donate life-saving blood at any of these locations on June 14th:

Camelia Trace Apartments, Maryville, 12pm – 6pm
Laughlin Healthcare Center, Greeneville, 1:30pm – 4pm
Fountainhead College of Technology, Knoxville, 12:30pm – 6:30pm
Food City, White Pine, 10:30am – 1pm
Walgreens E. AJ Highway, Morristown, 12pm – 6pm
MEDIC, Knoxville, 8am – 6:30pm
MEDIC, Farragut, 6:30am – 6pm
MEDIC, Crossville, 8am – 4pm

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