Movie Mania Blood Drive

Play a leading role in helping to save the lives of patients in the Ozarks at our Movie Mania Blood Drive scheduled for:

  • Wednesday, May 6, 2020 only at our Springfield Donor Center (until further notice)

  • Schedule your appointment by clicking HERE or by calling 417-227-5006.

Beginning Wednesday, May 6, blood donors at the Springfield Donor Center will receive a bright red “Healthy Habit” T-shirt and a voucher good for a free FandangoNOW stay-at-home premium movie rental (a $5.99 retail value). The movie vouchers will be offered for a limited time, so schedule that donation soon.

During the stay-at-home order of the pandemic, hospitals postponed most surgeries. Hospitals are now ramping back up, which means more surgeries and a bigger need for blood. Won’t you help make a difference by donating at this crucial time?

Appointments are strongly suggested so that social distancing guidelines can be maintained. Scroll down for more info. 

CBCO, the exclusive provider of blood at all local hospitals, reports that reserves of all blood types are at lower than optimal levels. There is less than a three-day supply of all types along with more critical shortages of type A positive, A negative and B negative blood. Eligible donors are strongly urged to help keep supplies safe by giving this week if possible.

“We saw an incredible response from donors at our fixed site locations during the first weeks of the COVID-19 pandemic, but those donations have now slowed significantly,” CBCO Executive Director Anthony Roberts said. “Donors that gave during those first days of the shutdown are now becoming eligible again. As hospitals ramp up their services, blood usage is rising. We need to see a strong donor response this month from both our fixed sites and mobile blood drives that are still scheduled. Please help if you can and please give to the sole local provider of blood in the region.”

Movie Mania Blood Drive

We’ll see you on the red carpet at CBCO’s Springfield Donor Center, 220 W. Plainview Road (corner of Plainview and South Campbell), during our Movie Mania Blood Drive! You may not win an Oscar, but participants will receive (drumroll, please) a free flick — a FandangoNOW stay-at-home premium movie rental ($5.99 retail value) along with a fun “Healthy Habit” T-shirt.

Set your appointment now! It’s easy.

How can you make sure you don’t miss the excitement? Click HERE and we’ll whisk you away in our imaginary limousine to set your appointment online. Or have your people call our people. Call us at 417-227-5006 (M-F 8:00 am – 4:30 pm) for assistance making your appointment.. CBCO’s Springfield Donor Center has now resumed its normal operating hours of 8:00 am to 6:00 pm Monday through Friday. Saturday hours are 7:00 am to 1:00 pm. Sunday hours are 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.

FAQs:

When will I receive my FandangoNOW movie voucher? We will mail the voucher to you by the end of May. Due to the pandemic, there wasn’t enough time for us to receive the vouchers before the promotion started, so you’ll leave that day with a fabulous new T-shirt and look forward to getting your FandangoNOW voucher in the mail soon!

Which movie theaters will accept my Fandango promotional code? This voucher is for FandangoNOW, which lets you stream a movie from home. No movie theater required. 

Am I eligible to donate? Whole blood donors must wait 56 days between donations. Make sure you’re eligible by logging in to your CBCO account on our donor portal.

Can I donate on a different day and still get the free Fandango movie ticket? Sorry, but this promotion is for donations made at our Springfield Donor Center beginning May 6, 2020 for a limited time only. 

Will I still get the free flick if I donate at a mobile blood drive instead? This promotion is only for donors at Springfield Donor Center.

* Subject to Fandango terms and conditions. Visit the Fandango website for more information.

We look forward to seeing you at our Movie Mania Blood Drive!

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