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The American Red Cross will host a blood drive at Mall of Georgia in May. Supporters who donate blood at Mall of Georgia will receive a complimentary gift from the American Red Cross while supplies last.

 

Why get involved? Here are some quick facts, courtesy of the American Red Cross:

·         Someone needs blood every two seconds in the U.S.

·         Just one donation can save up to three lives!

·         Blood cannot be manufactured – it can only come from generous donors

·         Shortages of all blood types usually occur during the summer and winter holidays, making it crucial to donate now!

·         The American Red Cross supplies approximately 45% of the nation’s blood supply

 

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WHAT:                 American Red Cross Blood Drive

*All donors at Mall of Georgia will receive a special edition Red Cross t-shirt while supplies last

 

WHEN:                 May 29-30, 2021                               May 31, 2021

                                12-5 p.m.                                             10 a.m.-3 p.m.

 

WHERE:                Mall of Georgia – Upper level across from Dick’s Sporting Goods 

3333 Buford Drive

Buford, GA 30519

 

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HOW:                   Visit redcrossblood.org to schedule an appointment in advance. Enter code ‘moga’ for Mall of Georgia. For full schedule and more information, please click here.