United Blood Services of Las Vegas is using the two days leading to Labor Day to collect donations, with a set goal of 300 units this weekend.
On Saturday and Sunday, UBS centers in Las Vegas and Henderson will accept contributions. Their hours are 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day.
As part of the special holiday weekend donation event, UBS will be offering a free T-shirt and a buy one, get one free pass coupon to Adventuredome at Circus Circus Hotel and Casino.
The nonprofit organization also said the first 150 blood donors will receive a gift card for a free box meal at Raising Cane's Chicken Fingers.
UBS noted it is in great need for O-negative blood, which is the universal blood type.
United Blood Services centers are located at the following:
For more information and to set up an appointment, you can call 1-877-827-4376 or visit unitedbloodservices.org/LV.
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