Monday sees the beginning of MEDIC Regional Blood Center’s annual Pint Before Christmas event. During the event, which will run through Wednesday December 23rd, donors will receive a special edition MEDIC T-shirt, a Texas Roadhouse appetizer coupon, a $5 Salsarita‚Äôs coupon and an Ober Gatlinburg lift pass in return for their donation.

Blood supplies are critically low for A positive, O positive, and O negative blood. There is also a critical need for COVID 19 convalescent plasma.

Masks are required to enter the facility and donate.