Happy Giving Tuesday!
Most people associate Giving Tuesday with monetary donations to charities, but did you know there are other ways to help? This Giving Tuesday, Repair Authority is starting a Virtual Blood Drive through the American Red Cross.
Did You Know?
– One donation of blood can potentially save up to three lives.
– A single car accident victim can require as many as 100 units of blood.
– Every 2 seconds someone in the U.S. needs blood and/or platelets.
– Approximately 36,000 units of red blood cells are needed every day in the U. S.
– The average red blood cell transfusion is approximately 3 units.
For more information regarding the importance of blood donation, visit www.redcrossblood.org/donate-blood.
Repair Authority is committed to being a part of the big picture to help others in our community. If you are able to donate blood and are interested in participating in our campaign, visit ___ to find a donation center near you and help us meet our goal!
To thank you for your contribution, Repair Authority will host a drawing for all those who have given blood to our campaign for a $100 gift card.