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Tiger Rose Tattoo and the 13th Ave Business Association is hosting a blood drive with Memorial Blood Centers this May. The first 30 donors will receive a US made Blood Drive t-shirt courtesy of TRT! Rouge Buddha Art gallery is providing a space for registration and snacks, and Trustone Credit Union has donated bottled water and refreshments. Please follow the link below to sign up and watch this page for more updates in the near future.
Walk-ins welcome, appointments preferred. Sign up today at www.bit.ly/tigerrose or call Tommie at (651) 332-7162.
Blood Donation Facts
-You may donate 7 days after receiving a tattoo or piercing in a licensed MN facility.
-MBC provides the blood for Children’s, HCMC, and 30+ local hospitals.
-1 in 3 people will need blood in their lifetime
-Donating blood takes just under an hour, including a mini-physical and health interview. Actual donation time is typically only 10 minutes. And within about 10 days, your blood will have helped saved lives in your community.
-Right now, family members, neighbors, friends, co-workers, and others in your community are depending on you. Premature infants are born day and night, often requiring blood to survive. Cardiac surgery patients may need life-sustaining blood transfusions. The need is great. The rewards are many. And only you can volunteer to give the gift of life.