Nexcare Reveals 2016 World Blood Donor Day Bandages
Posted on May 14, 2016
Nexcare has revealed the design for its bandages for the World Health Organization's World Blood Donor Day on Tuesday, June 14. The bandages have the word "give" on them. The theme of this year's World Blood Donor Day is "Feel the Beat, Give Blood."Nexcare says the limited-edition Nexcare Give bandages will be available to donors for free at participating American Red Cross and America's Blood Centers donor sites and blood drives starting off Monday, June 6. The Give bandages will also be available as a bonus in select Nexcare Waterproof Bandage packs sold at retailers nationwide. You can get them by pledging to give blood or support blood donation at nexcaregive.com.
Darren Irby, executive director, marketing, American Red Cross, says in a statement, "Every day 41,000 blood donations are needed nationwide, making eligible donors invaluable to our efforts to help patients, as well as educate others on the importance of donation. Throughout the year, and especially during this crucial time, we encourage donors to give blood as often as possible, and share their meaningful experiences to motivate others to do the same."