A blood drive has been scheduled for March 20-21 from 10:00 to 4:00 pm at the Somerville Towne Center Mall in honor of Matthew Ouimet and Brandon Burnett.
The event will be held inside the Mall near Sears and if you would like to donate a pint of blood, you are encouraged to book an appointment online. If you cannot donate for any reason, will you bring someone who can? It will only take about an hour.
To schedule an appointment, visit www.redcrossblood.org source code is matthewouimet or you can search by zip code 94509. Please book an appointment right now and make a difference.
According to Kristi Wiscarver Ouimet, they host 3 blood drives a year because its so important to get involved and help the community. She stated her son Matthew needed over 25 blood transfusions before, during and after his transplant.
For anyone who wants to sign up to be a bone marrow donor, there will also be a booth available.