• Jacksonville area 'Thanks-for-Giving' blood drives give away freebies

    By: Action News Jax


    Local businesses in the Jacksonville area are teaming up with OneBlood for their holiday blood drive 'Thanks-for-Giving'. 

    Local Walmart's, Publix and movie theaters are gifting donors with special gifts when they participate from Nov. 22 through Nov. 26. 

    Donors will receive a wellness checkup of blood pressure, pulse, temperature and iron count, including a cholesterol screening.

    List of Thanks-for-Giving Blood drives:

    • Select Walmart locations will hold a blood drive Nov. 22, 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. Donors will receive a $10 Walmart gift card. 
    • Select movie theaters will hold blood drives Nov. 24 and 25. Donors receive a free movie ticket.
    • Select Publix locations will hold a blood drive Nov. 26 from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Donors will receive a $10 Publix gift card. 


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