Paramount to Host Emergency Blood Drive

Thousands of scheduled donations lost because of Hurricane Sandy.

The Paramount is hosting an emergency blood drive Tuesday to help make up for the loss of about 6,000 units of blood because of Hurricane Sandy.

Many people canceled their donations because of the superstorm.

The drive is scheduled for 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the New York Avenue theater.

Eligibility Criteria:
-Bring ID with signature or photo.
-Minimum weight 110 lbs.
-Ages 16 to 75

*16 year olds must have parental permission
*Age 76 and over need doctor's note
*Eat well (low fat) & drink fluids
*No tattoos for past 12 months

For medical questions concerning blood donations call 1-800-688-0900.

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Ranger Sewer November 03, 2012 at 12:37 AM
Linda Otta November 03, 2012 at 11:47 AM
Looks like tuesday, go vote, give bood.


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