Jewish Community Center of Washington, DC

Blood Drive - December 24th 2010
Washington DCJCC

Why Give?

Volunteer_blooddrive-thumbsup- All donations will stay in the Washington area filling a desperately needed supply
- Every 17 seconds, someone in the Washington area receives blood 
- Only 5% of the eligible population donates blood you will be part of it 
- One out of every 10 people will use blood before the age of 70 
- One blood donation can save four lives It's Safe, Simple, and Rewarding... 
- Only one pint of blood is given during donation, which is quickly replaced by the body.
- Each unit of blood undergoes 9 extensive state-of-the-art tests to ensure that the blood is safe for donation. 
- You will be notified (confidentially) if any of the tests show abnormal results. 
- Delicious sweets to eat after making your blood donation!  

If you have any questions about the blood donation process, please email us at and we will respond within 24 hours.

NOTE: To ensure your blood has the proper iron level please check out the list of approved iron rich foods to be eaten during week before your blood donation.

Please click buy a ticket to register for your donation time. There is no charge to give blood. Sorry for any confusion.

Time: 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

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