By Susan A. Neufeld
Big Bear Lake, CA – Starbucks in conjunction with Life Stream will host a blood drive on Saturday, March 3, 2018, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Starbucks is located at 42140 Big Bear Blvd., Big Bear Lake CA.
WHO IS ELIGIBLE TO DONATE BLOOD
Individuals who are at least 15 years of age can donate blood. All prospective donors must be free of infections or illness, weigh at least 110 pounds, and not be at risk for AIDS or hepatitis.
Donors are encouraged to drink plenty of fluids prior to the donation process and to bring along photo identification.
PARENTAL CONSENT NECESSARY FOR THOSE 15 – 16 YEARS
Those between the ages of 15 – 16 must provide written parental consent.
Parental consent forms are available at any donor center, community blood drive, or on line at LifeStream.
RECEIVE DONOR POINTS FOR ONLINE PURCHASES
Donors receive free a free tall cup of coffee, courtesy of Starbucks. Donors also receive free cholesterol screening and points that may be redeemed for items through LifeStream online donor store at http://www.LStream.org.
Donating blood takes only an hour, yet gives someone the possibility of enjoying years of life.
For information please call 1-80-TRY GIVING. Join the LifeStream volunteer team and make a lifesaving difference! For information call 1-800-879-4484, ext 458.
GIVE HOPE – GIVE LIFE – GIVE BLOOD