Blood Drive

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Our next blood drive of the will be Monday, October 31, 2016 from 10am – 3pm in the Commons Great Room. Refreshments will be served to donors afterwards. The blood drive is open to students, faculty, and staff. Questions about donating blood?  Visit our “Things to know before donating” page.

Reservations are encouraged. To schedule an appointment, please go to www.redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code: UALR. Or email Dara Goad at dkgoad@ualr.edu to schedule an appointment.  You can even schedule using the new Red Cross Blood App!  

NEW: RapidPass lets you complete your pre-reading and donation questions online from the comfort and privacy of your home or office.  This can reduce your waiting time by up to 15 minutes!  On the day of the drive, visit redcrossblood.org/RapidPass to give it a try.  Be sure to still schedule your appointment!

Give Life. Donate Blood. American Red CrossStaff Senate partners with the Red Cross, the world wide not-for-profit institute and the nation’s largest blood bank. All the blood collected at UALR’s blood drive is earmarked for Pulaski County hospitals; however, the blood is available to those throughout Arkansas and the nation should the need arise.

If you have any questions about our event, please feel free to contact Staff Senate at staffsenate@ualr.edu. For more information about the American Red Cross and blood donation, visit them at http://www.redcrossblood.org/donating-blood.

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