Save Three Lives! BoneFish Grill, Brick, to Sponsor Blood Drive This July
The Bonefish Grill, 179 Van Zile Road, Brick, N.J., is sponsoring a blood drive Sunday, July 21, 2019, from Noon to 4:00 p.m. in a blood mobile in the Brick Plaza Shopping Center, next to the Bonefish Grill.
As a thank you, the Bonefish Grill is donating either a free appetizer or a dessert to each donor. All donors will also receive free health screenings, including cholesterol, blood pressure, temperature, iron, pulse, and blood type.
Who can donate blood? A blood donor must be 17 years of age, weigh at least 110, and pounds have I.D. Audrey Wary, event coordinator for the Bonefish Grill, said, “We are hoping to get more than 30 donors this year. Remember to eat a meal before donating blood and be sure to drink plenty of water before and after a donation.”
Appointments are preferred but walk-ins are also welcome. To make an appointment, call 732-785-2725 or visit https://donor.cbsblood.org/donor/schecules/drive_schedule/49834.
It only takes 15 minutes, but your blood donation can save up to three lives! Donations will provide life-saving blood and blood products for hospitals in New Jersey and New York, bone marrow registration and donor services, and public and private umbilical cord blood collection and storage. To learn more about programs and how to get help with transfusion services, call 201-251-3703 or visit vitalant.org. Vitalant is a nonprofit community blood service provider.