Big Island Blood Drives Set for March 2019

March 2, 2019, 8:30 AM HST
* Updated March 4, 8:35 AM
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The Blood Bank of Hawai‘i reports that one in seven people entering the hospital in Hawai‘i will need blood, but only about 2% actually donate. Spring into action and save lives in your community by signing up to donate blood.

Listed below are the upcoming blood drives on Hawai‘i Island this March. Note: drives are subject to change. To schedule an appointment or check on drive information, call (808) 848- 4770 or go online.

The general requirements to be a blood donor are simple:

  • Be in good health
  • Be 18 years of age or older (16-17 year old donors with signed Blood Bank of Hawai‘i parent/legal guardian consent)
  • Weigh 110 pounds or more (Additional height/weight requirements apply for female donors 16-18 years old)
  • Bring photo ID with date of birth

March 2019 Hawai‘i Island Blood Drive. Drives are subject to change:

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