2018 Kansas City Corporate Challenge

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Blood Donation Challenge

In partnership with the American Red Cross and Community Blood Center, the 4th Annual KCCC Blood Donation Challenge will take place this season!

The KCCC Blood Donation Challenge will take place from April 1 – June 30th.

NO CORPORATE CHALLENGE POINTS are awarded for the Blood Donation Challenge. However, the company logging the most presenting donors will be presented with the "KCCC Blood Donation Challenge Award" at the 2018 KCCC Awards Celebration. Staff from both the Community Blood Center and American Red Cross will administer the contest.

PARTICIPATING IS EASY; JUST FOLLOW THESE THREE SIMPLE STEPS!

1. Sponsor/host a blood drive with either the American Red Cross or Community Blood Center
2. Send donors into neighborhood centers, register under your company name and donate
3. Community Blood Center & American Red Cross will keep a tally of each registered donor

Any company who sponsors/hosts a blood drive will be awarded for each presenting donor. A company can also send donors into a neighborhood center of either organization to donate and receive credit. At the end of the challenge, whichever company from each division has the most presenting donors wins the “KCCC Blood Donation Award.” The winning companies will be recognized at the KCCC Awards Celebration.

WHY DONATE?

  • Donating 1 unit of blood can save up to 2 lives
  • To support area hospitals, CBC & ARC must collect hundreds of units of blood each day
  • 37% of the population is eligible to donate but only 7% do
  • Blood is supplied by VOLUNTEER DONORS like you
  • The number one reason people DO NOT donate is they are NOT asked

WHO WINS?

  • The company with the most documented presenting donors at the end of the challenge will receive the Kansas City Corporate Challenge BLOOD DONATION AWARD! But the real winners are the hospital patients who need those lifesaving units of blood!

For more information regarding the Blood Donation Challenge, contact the KCCC Office at 913.831.2222 / kccorporatechallenge@gmail.com