T-Shirts for blood donors this winter

To help support our patient needs this winter, the UI DeGowin Blood Center (Elevator B, Level 2) is giving away T-shirts to all successful blood and platelet donors while supplies last.

Appointments are encouraged, but walk-ins will be accepted as space allows.

To schedule an appointment, call 319-356-2058 or visit uidegowinbloodcenter.org.

General qualifications include:

  • Weigh at least 110 pounds
  • Free of cold and flu symptoms for at least 5 days
  • At least 16 years of age

Please bring:

  • Photo ID
  • List of places traveled in the last 3 years
  • List of medications taken

It is important to hydrate and eat a good meal within 4 hours prior to a blood donation.