|Free coney and more for blood donation|
|Written by Submitted|
|Tuesday, May 22, 2012 8:15 PM|
Hoxworth Blood Center, University of Cincinnati has once again partnered with Gold Star Chili for the third year in a row to present the “BE A CHILI EATIN’, BLOOD GIVIN’, LIFESAVIN’ ROCKSTAR” Summer Blood Drive Tour in a neighborhood near you.
“The past two years of the Summer Blood Drive tour have been extremely successful,” said Alecia Lipton, Hoxworth spokesperson. “To date the partnership with Gold Star Chili has resulted in the collection of 1,927 blood products which helped to save 4,361 lives in the Tri-State.”
The Summer Blood Drive Tour will be at the Gold Star Chili, Lawrenceburg, Wednesday, Aug. 1.
All registered donors will receive a Free Summer Blood Drive T-shirt and cheese coney. Individuals who give a double red donation or platelets will receive a coupon for a free Gold Star Chili double decker sandwich.
Donors can visit www.hoxworth.org/goldstar or call 1-513-451-0910 or 1-800-830-1091 to schedule an appointment to donate. Due to the anticipated popularity of this event, appointments are encouraged.
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