Blood Drive

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Blood Drive

Forrest Stoican

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Are you interested in donating blood to help a cause? On December 9th, HOSA is hosting a blood drive at Peninsula High School. If you’re over the age of 16 and meet all the requirements, you can fill out a form with the help of your parents, to donate blood. Forms can be located at the leadership booth by the commons.

Before donating blood:

  • Turn in the signed parent permission form
  • Eat well the night before
  • Eat a good breakfast
  • Stay hydrated
  • If you are participating in sports, let you coach know incase you need to sit out of the game or practice.

 

Requirements:

  • You must be 16 years old or older. (Parental consent needed)
  • You must weigh 110 lbs or more. 
  • You must be in good health and feeling well.

 

“Information for Student Donors.” Information for Teen Blood Donors | Red Cross Blood Services, www.redcrossblood.org/donate-blood/how-to-donate/info-for-student-donors.html.

“Blood Drive ☆ Hutch Campus.” Ridgewater College, www.ridgewater.edu/events/blood-drive-%e2%98%86-hutch-campus-2/.