As a part of the Tackle Sickle Cell campaign, Devin and Jason McCourty are sponsoring a blood drive on Saturday, February 18, 2017. The McCourty Twins launched the Tackle Sickle Cell Campaign in 2013 in partnership with Embrace Kids Foundation with a goal to educate the public, increase blood donations, and raise money & awareness for the fight against sickle cell disease. All of the details including how to register can be found below:
Date: Saturday February 18, 2017
Time: 10am to 3:30pm
Location: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
One Robert Wood Johnson Place
Arline and Henry Schwartzman Courtyard
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
All blood donors will be given a restaurant gift card, a photo signed by the McCourty Twins and a Tackle Sickle Cell t-shirt.
To donate blood, you must be at least 17 years of age, weigh 110 pounds and be in good health.(16yr olds may donate with written parental consent and weigh a minimum of 120 pounds)
Bring photo I.D. Please eat a good meal and drink plenty of fluids before donation.
Be sure to follow the campaign on Twitter @TackleSC for all updates and join the conversation on twitter by using #TackleSC