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The Blood Alliance’s 17th Annual Jaguars Gift of Life Blood Drive Dec. 13

The Blood Alliance (TBA) and the Jacksonville Jaguars will host its 17th Annual Jaguars Gift of Life Blood Drive on Tuesday, Dec. 13, from 7 a.m. – 8 p.m. at the West Touchdown Club, Everbank Field.

The event will feature donor Dr. Dean E. Willis reaching his 100 gallon donation milestone at 7:30 a.m. Willis, Ph, MPH, MS, works for the Florida Department of Health and is the Director of the Bureau of Laboratories – Jacksonville.

This will be followed by appearances by Jaguars Players, The ROAR and Jaxson de Ville and Ronald McDonald, live music (12-8 p.m.), free massages (1-5 p.m.), a magician & balloon art (1-6 p.m.), clowns (6-8 p.m.), face painters (2-8 p.m.) and a fireworks show at Everbank Field (7 p.m.).

Gift of Life giveaways will also be happening at the event, including:

•10 pairs of tickets to the Jaguars vs. Colts game from a private luxury suite on Jan. 1 at EverBank Field, including free food and drinks;

•Two pairs of club seat tickets to the Jaguars vs. Colts game on Jan. 1 at Everbank Field;

•10 autographed Jaguars footballs;

•Autographed Jaguars replica helmet;

•Every donor will receive a gift bag with a commemorative t-shirt, Jaguars koozie, a TBA donor license plate, along with a TBA pen, TBA magnet, TBA notepad and a free beverage voucher from McDonalds;

•Everyone who registers will automatically be entered into a random drawing for a 2012 Honda Civic LX from Hondas-for-Less-Dot-Net. (*Honda car winner must be 18 years old and a licensed driver. Winner will be responsible for all necessary documents, all applicable taxes and cost of the tag and title. Employees of The Blood Alliance and their immediate family members are not eligible for this promotion.)

1,000 donors urged to register to save local lives. To schedule your appointment, visit, use the new iPhone and Droid app iDon8, or call 888.99.TBA. HERO (888-998-2243).

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