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December 19, 2013

Bleed Blue continues Dec. 23 at Terre Haute donor center

Participants to receive Colts football featuring punter Pat McAfee

TERRE HAUTE — Indiana Blood Center and the Indianapolis Colts and will bring their annual Bleed Blue Blood Drive to Terre Haute on Monday, Dec. 23. Participants will receive a regulation-sized Colts football featuring punter Pat McAfee, while supplies last.

The 14th Annual Bleed Blue Blood Drive is scheduled 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. in the Indiana Blood Center at 2021 S. Third St.

The Bleed Blue Blood Drive traditionally attracts more than 5,000 donors to Indiana Blood Center each December, a time when blood supplies can become low due to the busy holiday season. Indiana Blood Center supplies blood and blood products to Union Hospital and Terre Haute Regional Hospital, along with more than 60 other hospitals throughout Indiana.

Appointments are encouraged as openings to donate fill up quickly. To schedule an appointment, visit indianablood.org/bleedblue or call 812-238-2495.

 

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