Spring Blood Drive at Rejoice

Did you know?

  • Every 3 seconds someone needs blood.
  • You can donate blood every 56 days.
  • Blood cells are produced inside the bone marrow, at a rate of 4 to 5 billion an hour.
  • Blood donated to Heartland Blood Centers is provided to hospitals in Illinois and Indiana.
  • Type O negative is the universal donor and can give blood to any other blood type.
  • Blood makes up about eight percent of a person’s body weight.
  • Blood is needed every minute of EVERY day, summer, winter, spring and fall.
  • Donating one unit of blood can help save the lives of at least three people.

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Save the Date. If you have an hour to spare, stop on by and donate a pint of lifesaving blood!  Rejoice’s spring blood drive is on Monday, April 1st from 3:30-7:30 PM right here in the lower level.