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Student giving bloodShow you bleed Carolina blue by donating blood with the American Red Cross at the Holiday Carolina Blood Drive, 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 7 in Fetzer Hall. Free parking is available in Cobb Deck. As a special thank you for your generosity, all presenting donors will receive a long sleeve commemorative T-shirt, while supplies last.

Schedule your appointment today by calling 1-800-RED CROSS, visiting RedCrossBlood.org, or using Blood Donor App, sponsor code UNC.

Walk-ins will be accepted the day of the drive, but appointments are encouraged.

Donors can save up to 15 minutes at your donation with RedCrossBlood.org/RapidPass.

Learn more about this longstanding Carolina tradition from WCHL’s Brighton McConnell.

View photos from the 34th Annual Carolina Blood Drive.

When can I give blood again?

As we plan our June drive, take a minute to make sure you are eligible to give. This website https://whencanigiveblood.com/ lets you put in the date of your last donation to see when you are able to give again. The calculator looks at whole blood, power red and platelet donations.