2019 Brotherhood Blood Drive
It's that time again!
Our annual blood drive in partnership with the American Red Cross will be held in Simon Hall at Temple Beth Shalom, 670 Highland Avenue, Needham, MA on:
Sunday, December 8, 2019, from 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
Please join us in this priceless act of tzedaka at a critical time of the year.
To donate blood and give the gift of life,
sign up for a time slot in the time-chart below:
Whole Blood Donation time slots in the first section.
Power Red Donation time slots in the second section.
Volunteer time slots in the third section.
While you wait, enjoy a complimentary breakfast of lox, bagels, sweet treats, and sincere appreciation.
Initially, please be sure that you satisfy the waiting-period cut-off dates as calculated for 12/8/19. If you are a regular donor, save your vein for us.
Whole Blood Donations: The traditional and most flexible donation, it can be transfused directly or used to help multiple people. Waiting period: 8 weeks/56 days; October 13, 2019 is the cut-off date.
Power Red Donations: A concentrated dose of red cells that uses an automated process to separate red blood cells and safely return your plasma and platelets to you. Waiting period: 16 weeks/112 days; August 18, 2019 is the cut-off date.
Then, to verify that you are otherwise eligible to donate blood, check here:
Even if you are not eligible to donate, please help by volunteering for a time slot to help in the kitchen, to escort donors, to assist with traffic, or to clean up after.
|| Glenn Stern & Jeff Ogilvie & Alan Novick, Chief Phlebotomists in Common