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12th Annual Battle of the Badges

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From: August 01, 2017 at 5:00 PM

To: August 29, 2017 at 6:00 PM

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What

The Battle of the Badges is on!

Battle of the Badges—now in its 12th year—aims to raise awareness of the importance of blood donation through a friendly life-saving competition between teams of first responders. The department with the highest participation and most life-saving units wins the competition.

Support your local heroes and help save lives by scheduling a blood donation at one of the following blood drives during the month of August.

Enter sponsor code from drive listings below.

Schedule Now

Or call 1-888-GIVE-BLD (888-448-3253) to schedule an appointment.

(Participating blood drives are listed chronologically.) 

Loretto Fire Department
Wednesday, August 2 from 2:30 PM - 8:00 PM
259 Medina Street N, Loretto, MN 55357
Sponsor code: 4130

City of Hopkins  
Friday, August 4 from 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
101 17th Ave S., Hopkins, MN 55343 
Sponsor code: 0998


Wayzata Fire Department
Monday, August 7 from 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
600 Rice Street East, Wayzata
Sponsor code: 3327

City of Maple Grove
Monday, August 14 from 9:00 AM—1:00 PM
12800 Arbor Lakes Pkwy N., Maple Grove, MN 55311
Sponsor code: 0610


Elk River Police Department 
Tuesday, August 15 from 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
13077 Orono Pkwy NW, Elk River, MN 55330
Sponsor code: 4237

Rogers Police & Fire

Wednesday, August 16 from 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
12913 Main St., Rogers, MN 55374 
Sponsor code: 4024

SBM Fire Department (Spring Lake Park, Blaine, Mounds View)
Thursday, August 17 from 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
11920 Ulysses St. NE, Blaine, MN 55434
Sponsor code: 4571


Chisago County Sheriff's Office
Friday, August 18 from 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
313 North Main St. #100, Center City, MN 55012
Sponsor code: 3993

Anoka County Sheriff's Office
Tuesday, August 22 from 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
13301 Hanson Blvd. NW, Anoka, MN 55304
Sponsor code: 3820

City of Edina & Edina Police Department
Wednesday, August 23 from 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
4801 W. 50th St, Edina, MN 55424 
Sponsor code: 0111

City of Golden Valley
Wednesday, August 23 from 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
7800 Golden Valley Road, Golden Valley, MN 55427 
Sponsor code: 4078

City of Crystal
Thursday, August 24 from 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
4141 Douglas Dr., Crystal, MN 55422 
Sponsor code: 0372

City of New Hope
Thursday, August 24 from 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
4401 Xylon Ave. N., New Hope, MN 55428
Sponsor code: 0677

Shakopee Police Department
Thursday, August 24 from 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
475 Gorman St., Shakopee, MN 55379
Sponsor code: 4551

Wyoming Police Department
Tuesday, August 29 from 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
7665 Wyoming Trl., Wyoming, MN 55092
Sponsor code: 4446 

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