"For the second year in a row, the American Red Cross is fortunate to partner with Uno Chicago Grill during the month of May to help collect blood for patients in need," says Donna M. Morrissey, Director of Public Relations and Corporate Affairs - American Red Cross, Northeast Division. "The 'Scratch and Win with Uno Chicago Grill' promotion is a unique and exciting way for us to say thank you to the generous donors who give the gift of life."
"With over 40 restaurants in the New England area, this is an example of how we put our commitment to Genuine Hospitality into action -- by providing a tangible way for Uno to contribute to the welfare of our surrounding communities," said Frank Guidara, Chief Executive Officer of Uno. "We hope our involvement will generate significant consumer awareness and increased blood donations."
Blood is used for patients undergoing many surgical procedures, organ transplants, trauma and chemotherapy. For some patients, such as the victim of an automobile accident, the need for blood is sudden. For others, ongoing transfusions are needed to sustain medical treatment.
The American Red Cross holds blood drives in communities seven days a week. Please call 1-800-GIVE-LIFE or visit www.givelife.org to find a blood drive near you and schedule an appointment to donate. It's a pint of blood for you, but for another it could be a life saved.
About Uno Chicago Grill:
Based in Boston, Uno Restaurant Holdings Corporation includes more than 200 company-owned and franchised full-service Uno Chicago Grill restaurants located in 29 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, South Korea, the United Arab Emirates, Honduras, Kuwait and Saudi Arabia. The company also operates a fast casual concept called Uno Due Go(R), a qui
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