"I vant your blood" drive

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Hoxworth Blood Center, University of Cincinnati has partnered with the Cincinnati Shakespeare Company to host the "I Vant Your Blood" drive Oct. 8th.  The Hoxworth blood mobile was located at Piatt Park downtown between 11am and 1pm.

All blood donors receive a 20% discount to tickets to see "Dracula" at the Cincinnati Shakespeare Company, Oct. 15 thru Nov. 7.

Donating blood is safe and easy.  Donors must be at least 17 years old (16 with a signed parental consent) and in good health.  Individuals must weigh at least 110 pounds and bring identification to donate.  It is recommended that donors eat a good meal and drink plenty of water within four hours before donating.

Howxworth Blood Center is in desperate need of blood type "O."

To schedule an appointment to donate, visit www.hoxworth.org/groups/cincyshakes

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