St. Mary Mercy Hospital kicks off first blood drive in 2013
Hospital and the American Red Cross partner in a yearlong blood drive campaign
In partnership with the American Red Cross, St. Mary Mercy Hospital will hold its first blood drive of 2013 starting 6 a.m. to 6 p.m., Thursday, March 7, in the North Auditorium of St. Mary Mercy Hospital, 36475 Five Mile Rd., Livonia. The public is invited to join St. Mary Mercy Hospital employees and volunteers in donating blood at the event.
There will be a total of five blood drives during the year. Future blood drives will be held:
Thursday, May 2 — 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. in North Auditorium
Thursday, August 8 — 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. in North Auditorium
Thursday, October 10 — 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. in North Auditorium
Thursday, December 12 — 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. in North Auditorium
To schedule an appointment, call 1-800-GIVE-LIFE or visit redcrossblood.org. Appointment sign-ups are also available in the hospital cafeteria. Walk-ins are accepted, but appointments are preferred.
For directions or additional information, please visit our website www.stmarymercy.org and click on “classes and events.”