Sebastopol, CA – Join Blood Centers of the Pacific and Screamin’ Mimi’s in saving lives, by donating blood at the upcoming Pint for a Pint Blood Drive Sunday, August 7, 2016. All blood donors will receive a coupon for a delicious pint of Screamin’ Mimi’s Ice Cream!
Screamin’ Mimi’s was recently ranked number 4 in USA Today’s 10 Best Ice Cream parlors in the US. Blood Centers of the Pacific is grateful to partner with local businesses like Screamin’ Mimi’s to achieve our lifesaving mission of providing an adequate and safe blood supply to patients in more than 50 Northern California hospitals, including all hospitals in Sonoma County. Maraline Olson, owner of Screamin’ Mimi’s, is a strong supporter of our community, helping save thousands of lives through this annual event.
What: Screamin’ Mimi’s Pint for a Pint Blood Drive
When: Sunday, August 7, 2016, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Where: Coaches parked across from Screamin’ Mimi’s at 6282 Depot Street, Sebastopol
Parking: Napa Auto Parts 6856 Sebastopol Avenue
Appointments: To schedule an appointment visit www.bloodheroes.com, click “Locate a Blood Drive” and enter Sponsor Code: ScreaminMimis or call 707-890-1458.
Together, we do save lives!
About Blood Centers of the Pacific
Blood Centers of the Pacific is a nonprofit, community-based organization that provides blood components to hospitals, physicians and patients throughout Northern California. Blood Centers of the Pacific also houses the Blood Systems Research Institute which conducts medical research to improve blood safety and patient care. Blood Centers of the Pacific helps 50,000 patients every year with blood donated by community volunteers.
About Blood Donation
Volunteer blood donors must be at least 16, weigh a minimum of 110 pounds and be in good health. Additional height/weight requirements apply to donors 22 and younger, and donors who are 16 must have a signed permission from a parent or guardian. For more information, visit www.bloodcenters.org.