Turn Up in Teal To Transform Lives

Vitalant Bay Area and the NHL's San Jose Sharks are teaming up for the 2nd Annual Turn Up In Teal Blood Drive, to be held on Sunday, Feb.24 at the East Valley Family YMCA in San Jose. Successful donors will receive two (2) tickets to an upcoming San Jose Sharks game.

At last year's drive 140 people registered to donate, including 77 first time donors. There will be other goodies for donors in addition to Sharks tickets, including a special appereance by Sharkie, the team mascot.

Thousands of volunteers blood drive coordinators partner with us to ensure a safe blood supply is available for patients who need it. 

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