Posted Monday, July 2, 2012 --- 6:40 a.m.
Beat the heat and support patients in need of lifesaving blood products this summer by donating blood or platelets at the 12th Annual Beach Days sponsored by NBC 15. When you roll up your sleeve, patients win and you can too!
Beach Days kicks off on Monday, July 2 at the Sheraton Hotel on John Nolen Drive. All presenting donors will receive a Red Cross t-shirt along with a chance to win great prizes.
The event continues July 3 through July 7 at the Madison East and Madison West Blood Donation Centers. Enjoy special summer refreshments in a festive tropical atmosphere with an opportunity to win items such as gas cards, gift certificates to local restaurants and more!
As part of the Live Life. Give Life. summer promotion, Beach Days presenting donors will be entered to win a $200 prize certificate redeemable at GiftCertificates.com.
Celebrate summer and help save lives! Call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) to make your appointment to donate and help boost the blood supply before or after Independence Day.