Blood Donors Urgently Needed at One-Day Blood Drive September 26
Donors to receive 50 percent off at the Market Place Buffet after donating
JW Marriott Resort & Spa Las Vegas and Rampart Casino, in conjunction with Vitalant, to host one-day blood drive Sunday, Sept. 26 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.Vitalant urges all eligible donors to make a blood donation appointment now to help prevent a serious shortage this September, National Preparedness Month.Type O blood is urgently needed now. Type O is the most transfused blood type and O-negative is what emergency room personnel reach for when there is not time to determine a patient’s blood type.Wildfires and hurricane-related impacts have already canceled blood drives preventing hundreds of donations from being collected. It’s important for those who can safely donate to keep the blood supply sufficient during this time of year.There is no waiting period to give blood after receiving an FDA-authorized COVID-19 vaccine.Donors will receive a 50 percent off voucher for the Market Place Buffet redeemable for a brunch or dinner buffet.
Donors are encouraged to schedule an appointment online to reserve a spot by visiting vitalant.org and enter ‘RAMPART’ as the code and donors are able to sign up for this blood drive, as well as other upcoming drives.
Sunday, Sept. 26, 2021
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
JW Marriott Las Vegas / Rampart Casino
221 N. Rampart Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89145