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Blood Drive @ Stonewall

June 8 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm EDT

BE A LIFELINE – Join Stonewall Columbus and the American Red Cross on

Tuesday, June 8, 2021
12:00 PM – 6:00 PM
@Stonewall Columbus
1160 N High Street, Columbus, OH 43201

LIMITED SPACES AVAILABLE – REGISTRATION LINK COMING SOON!

Due to recent changes in policy members of the LGBTQ+ community who wish to donate blood should review updated guidelines provided by the FDA.
Revised Recommendations for Reducing the Risk of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Transmission by Blood and Blood Products
Among others, the FDA is making the following changes, for immediate implementation, to the December 2015 guidance:

  • For male donors who would have been deferred for having sex with another man: the agency is changing the recommended deferral period from 12 months to 3 months.
  • For female donors who would have been deferred for having sex with a man who had sex with another man: the agency is changing the recommended deferral period from 12 months to 3 months.
  • For those with recent tattoos and piercings: the agency is changing the recommended deferral period from 12 months to 3 months.

Read our Blog post: The FDA Rewrites the Rules of Blood Donation

Details

Date:
June 8
Time:
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm EDT
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Organizer

Stonewall Columbus
Phone:
614-299-7764
Email:
info@stonewallcolumbus.org
Website:
https://stonewallcolumbus.org

Venue

Stonewall Columbus
1160 North High Street
Columbus, OH 43201 United States
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Phone:
614-299-7764