TUCSON – The American Red Cross and HBO have partnered to invite Game of Throne fans to “bleed for the Throne.”
“Bleed for the Throne” is the largest blood donation promotional effort by an entertainment company, according to the Red Cross.
The Red Cross says they currently have a severe shortage of type O blood, the most in-demand blood type.
Fans who donate blood or platelets will enter a chance to win one of five trips to the season 8 world premiere of Game of Thrones. The promotion runs through March 17.
Those who donate from March 7-12, will receive Game of Thrones’ T-shirts, stickers and other items.
Upcoming blood donations opportunities in southern Arizona:
2/26/2019: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m., Tohono O’odham Utility, Highway 86, Milepost 112
For more information, visit RedCrossBlood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767).