Play a leading role in helping to save the lives of patients in the Ozarks at our Movie Mania Blood Drive scheduled for:
Wednesday, July 1, 2020 and Thursday, July 2, 2020 at all four CBCO donor centers
Schedule your appointment by clicking HERE to choose a CBCO donor center or by calling 417-227-5006.
Donors will receive a FandangoNOW movie voucher for a free online movie rental (retail value $5.99) and a CBCO Throwback T-shirt (while supplies last).
We currently have a critical need for all blood types. 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 blast from the past CBCO Throwback 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. Once you get to that page, click on the red “Schedule Now” next to the donor center you’d like to visit.
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.
When will I receive my FandangoNOW movie voucher? You will receive your FandangoNOW voucher at the event.
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.