St. Francis High School

CHLA Blood Drive: Thurs., Feb. 22

Parents are welcome to donate for our Children's Hospital Blood Drive. Just drop in to donate from 8am to 1pm. Instructions below and requirements:

Children’s Hospital Blood Drive Thursday, Feb. 22, Day 3


  • You should eat a good meal before donating blood.
  • Drink lots of water.
  • Avoid caffeine at least 1 hr. before donating.
  • You must weigh at least 120 pounds if 17 and 110 pounds if 18yrs old
  • You are required to bring a picture ID.
  •  You are required to know either your SS#, DL#

or Passport #.


  • You have had a cold or flu symptoms three days prior to donation or do not feel well on the day of the donation.
  • You have a tattoo or body piercing less than 12 months old (ear lobe piercing with gun is okay).
  • You have taken antibiotics in the last 24 hours.
  • You have had major dental work in the last 24 Hrs.
  • You are taking cardiac medication or insulin.
  • You have had hepatitis after the age of 11 years.
  • You have traveled to a malaria zone less than 12 months ago.   
  • You have traveled for a combined total of 6 months or more to Europe, or 3 months or more to the UK from 1980 to the present.





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