HEROES BEHIND THE BADGES : COMMUNITY BLOOD DRIVE March 16th-28th 2015

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625 Ute Avenue, Grand Junction, CO 81501

Phone: 970-549-5858 FAX: 970-549-5810

Media Advisory

HEROES BEHIND THE BADGES : COMMUNITY BLOOD DRIVE

March 16th-28th

For Immediate Release

Contact: Shawn Montgomery (PIO) 970-260-3708

Date: 03/13/2015

Fire agencies and law enforcement across the county have come together to host a MAJOR blood drive with the St. Mary’s Regional Blood Center starting March 16-28. Here’s the catch…it’s a competition. The winner, either all FIRE agencies or all law agencies will win $250 dollars to give to the charity of their choice and a trophy for bragging rights.

 

Heroes Behind the Badges – Blood Mobile Location and Dates:

 

March 16– Blood Mobile at GJPD/GJFD @ 4-7pm

March 20– Blood Mobile at  Sheriff’s Office (215 Rice Street) @ 7-9am, MCSO Substation @ 4-7pm.

March 24– Blood Mobile at GJ Fire Station #5 @ 11am-1pm, and Clifton Fire @ 2:30-4:30

March 25Lower Valley Fire @ 12:30-2:30pm, Fruita Police Department/Colorado State Patrol @ 4-7pm.

March 26 GJ Fire Station #3 @ 9-11am, Palisade Fire @ 12:30-2:30pm

March 28– GJPD/GJFD @ 11am-1pm

What you need to do:

1. Donate Blood 2. Tell your family, your friends, your neighbors, etc. to Donate Blood 3. When going to Donate Blood, check FIRE to give your donation to all fire agencies or police to give your donation for all law enforcement agencies. 4. Bring your ID, drink lots of water and try to eat something before you Donate Blood.

There is a flyer attached that you can print off and hand out as well.

Heroes Blood Drive Poster

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