Donate blood on Dec. 11

Members of the Carolina community are encouraged to donate blood during the 14th annual Holiday Carolina Blood Drive.

The blood drive will take place from 7:30 a.m.-1 p.m. on Dec. 11 at Fetzer Gymnasium. Parking will be free in the Cobb Deck off Country Club Road.

For details and to register to give or volunteer at the drive, see To find out whether you are eligible to donate, see

Last year’s holiday drive produced 384 units of blood. Organizers have set a goal of 400 units for this year’s holiday drive.   

All donors will receive a free t-shirt and will be automatically entered to win a $1,000 gift card.

Published November 29, 2012.