From press reports
LOUISVILLE, Miss. — Mississippi Blood Services will be holding a community blood drive in Louisville on Friday, June 16, from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. The MBS Donor Coach will be at the Walmart. Donors will receive a T-shirt (while supplies last). Donors can now check their overall cholesterol levels on their MBSConnect account.
All donors are automatically registered for a chance to win a new Ram 1500 Big Horn 4 X 4 truck in the Mississippi Blood Services Road to Life 9 Blood Drive when they donate blood now through August 18! MBS is joining with Mac Haik Flowood and Mac Haik Madison to give one lucky donor a brand new vehicle to be given away on August 25. Please visit our Web site at msblood.com for more information.
Donating blood is safe, simple and it saves lives. Donors must be at least 16 years old (16- and 17-year-olds need signed parental consent, visit our Web site for a copy of the form), weigh at least 110 pounds and have a valid ID. Visit us at msblood.com or call us at (888) 90-BLOOD (902-5663) for information. You can also visit our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/give2live and follow MSbloodservices on Twitter. Donate the free MBS app for your smartphone and/or tablet and keep up with all things MBS! #Give1Save3.
Mississippi Blood Services (MBS) was founded in 1979. Mississippi Blood Services is the only not-for-profit blood center headquartered in Mississippi. MBS supplies a safe and adequate supply of blood and blood products to Mississippi hospitals from the Tennessee line to the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Mississippi Blood Services is Mississippi’s blood service.