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This Holiday Season Give the Gift of Life by Donating Blood

Friday, December 17, 2010

Archived. This is an older press release from 2010 and may not contain the latest information. Please view our current press releases for 2015 items.


The American Red Cross is holding a blood drive in front of Contra Costa Regional Medical Center in Martinez. A blood donation can help a cancer patient receive treatment, an accident victim to survive or a new mother hold her baby after emergency surgery.


10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, December 30, 2010


2500 Alhambra Ave, Martinez, CA 94553


You can make an appointment at and enter Sponsor Code: CCRMC or call 1-800-733-2767. A photo ID is required at donation site.

For questions regarding eligibility to donate blood, call 1-866-236-3276.

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