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Run for Blood

7:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Minneapolis, MN


Walk/run and donate blood to help save lives!

The Run for Blood Quarter Marathon & 5K and community blood drive will be held on July 30, 2011. The run will be chip timed on the road around Lake Calhoun.

Hours of the blood drive are 8 am – 1 pm. Please call 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767) to schedule an appointment for making a blood donation at this event or visit

There will be food, entertainment and other fun activities for all to enjoy!

The net proceeds will be benefiting the Blood Services North Central Region in St. Paul of the American Red Cross.

Blood Services of the North Central Region in St. Paul handles blood collection through their blood drives. They distribute blood to hospitals in Minnesota, western Wisconsin, and eastern South Dakota.

Please visit for event information and on-line registration!