Give a Pint of Blood, Get a Pint of Ice Cream

Latest blood drive by the American Red Cross.

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    The American Red Cross of Northern California helping you get free ice cream just before the thermometer hits 100 degrees.

    The "Pint for a Pint" drive starts today. Donate a pint of blood between July 1 and July 6 and get a coupon for a free pint of Baskin-Robbins ice cream.

    You can donate at all five Bay Area Red Cross blood donation centers:

    • Oakland, 6230 Claremont Ave.
    • Pleasant Hill, 140 Gregory Lane
    • Pleasanton, 5555-B Springdale Ave.
    • Newark, 39227 Cedar Blvd.
    • San Jose, 2731 N. First St.

    You can also donate at any local Red Cross mobile blood drive.

    Blood centers will not be open on July 4th.