Red Cross blood drive to be held June 29
The Red Cross will be holding a blood drive on Tuesday, June 29, from 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m in the Towsley dining room.
This drive is open to Michigan Medicine faculty, staff and medical students.
To schedule an appointment, log onto RedCrossBlood.org (sponsor code: goblue) or call 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767). Appointments are highly recommended. Please bring a photo ID to your appointment.
Volunteers are needed to help at check-in and the canteen. Details about donating or volunteering at the drives can be found here: https://wolverinesforlife.org/events.
- Individuals who have already received the Pfizer or Moderna COVID-19 vaccine are NOT required to defer blood donations. More info here.
- The Red Cross has set up a great website with details about their COVID-19 precautions.
- There is currently no evidence that COVID-19 can be spread through blood (more information on the FDA website).