In partnership with OneBlood, the Baltimore Orioles will be holding a series of blood drives at Ed Smith Stadium. Blood donors receive a $10 e-gift card, a OneBlood T-shirt and a wellness checkup including a COVID-19 antibody test, blood pressure, pulse, temperature and iron count screening, plus a cholesterol screening.
Generally healthy people age 16 or older who weigh at least 110 pounds can donate blood. Photo ID is required. Mask-wearing is required and social distancing protocols will be in place. The dates for the blood drives are Tuesday, March 2, from 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m.; Friday, March 12, from 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m.; and Wednesday, March 17, from 3:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. To make an appointment go to www.givelife.io/orioles, text “BIRD” to 63928 or call (888) 9-DONATE. Walk-ins are also welcome.