Your Blood is Essential
January was selected for blood donation awareness because fewer people give blood in January and patients must continue to receive the right blood product, of the right blood type, and at the right time! Holiday travel, inclement weather, school breaks, increased illnesses – all reasons that donations decrease in the first month of each year.
Volunteer donors are an essential link between the doctor who orders a blood transfusion and the patient who is dependent upon that blood. To help us celebrate, there are many places to donate during the month of January. Here are just a few:
To Thank You
If you donate in January, you will also receive an exclusive Dallas Mavericks t-shirt and a BOGO ticket voucher! When you donate, be sure to redeem your BOGO before February 14. If you have questions about redeeming your BOGO, check our BOGO Redemption Guide.