Give thanks by giving blood this week

Give thanks by giving blood this week

HARRISON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - The holiday season is here, and it's the time of year that officials say is the most difficult to get people to donate blood. Many people are busy, but the need for blood does not stop. This year officials with the American Red Cross are asking you to add donating blood to your holiday list.


Mon. Nov. 24

--Edgewater Mall, 1:00 - 6:30 pm
Presenting donors will receive a free t-shirt and be entered in a drawing to win a fried turkey.

--Diamondhead Community Center, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Presenting donors will receive a free t-shirt and a Marble Slab Creamery coupon.


Tues. Nov. 25

--First United Methodist Church of Gautier, 12:00 - 5:30 pm
Presenting donors will receive a free t-shirt.


Wed. Nov. 26

--Edgewater Mall, 11:00 - 4:00 pm
Presenting donors will receive a limited edition potholder stuffed with unique celebrity chef Thanksgiving recipes and Papa Johns pizza vouchers.

--George Regional Hospital, 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Presenting donors will receive a limited edition potholder stuffed with unique celebrity chef Thanksgiving recipes


Fri. Nov. 28

--Smoothie King on Cedar Lake Road, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Presenting donors will receive a limited edition potholder stuffed with unique celebrity chef Thanksgiving recipes and a goody bag with coupons from Smoothie King, Subway, Popps Pizza and a free guest pass from Cycology. Donors can also enter a drawing for a Smoothie King gift basket.


Sat. Nov. 29

-- Cinemark Theatres at the Crossroads Mall in Gulfport, 1:00 - 6:00 pm
Presenting donors will receive a limited edition potholder stuffed with unique celebrity chef Thanksgiving recipes and can enter a drawing for movie tickets and other door prizes.

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