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2014 Heroes Blood Drive Challenge

Congratulations to the Fire Departments — winners of the First Annual “Boots Badges & Bandages” Competition!

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WHO? – Miller-Keystone Blood Center in partnership with our regional Fire, Police and Ambulance Squads

WHAT? – Summer Blood Drive Competition

WHEN? – Memorial Day, May 26, 2014 through Labor Day, September 1, 2014

WHY? – The “Boots, Badges and Bandages” campaign is designed as a way for first responders to partner with our community blood service in an effort to bolster the blood supply during the summer months, a time when inventory levels traditional dwindle due to increased travel, family vacations and seasonal illnesses. The public is invited to support the friendly competition by donating in honor of their favorite hero.

WHERE? – Blood donations in honor of the “Boots, Badges and Bandages” campaign can be made at any fire, police or EMS scheduled blood drive event this summer. Family and friends can also donate on other MKBC community blood drives or MKBC donor centers and designate their donation towards the challenge.

Fire (Boots) Sponsor Code – 7417
Police (Badges) Sponsor Code – 7416
EMS (Bandages) Sponsor Code – 7418

To schedule a donation, call 800-B-A-DONOR (223-6667) or schedule online by clicking here.   And for more information on hosting a blood drive at your location, click here!

Help promote this challenge.  Click here for print out of Heroes Blood Drive Challenge poster.