Red Cross to host blood drive in Murrells Inlet

MURRELLS INLET, SC (WMBF) Even though the season for giving may be coming to an end, The Red Cross is hoping you'll continue to give the gift of life after the holidays left their supply running low.

Georgetown Hospital System will host the January Blood Drive Jan. 6 from 10 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Wachesaw Conference Center in Murrells Inlet across from Waccamaw Community Hospital.

Appointments can be made by calling 843.652.1135 or online at Walk-ins are also welcome. Each donor will receive a water bottle and an ice cream coupon for the WCH cafeteria.

The blood supply is critically low now after the holiday season. Georgetown Hospital System encourages community support for blood donations to help save lives.

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