Battle of the Badges Saves Lives
(St. Paul, MN) - Memorial Blood Centers (MBC) has announced a winner of its 2018 Battle of the Badges competition: Rogers Police and Fire Department.
The friendly competition, held annually in August, challenges first responders in the Twin Cities to help save the most lives through blood donation. In 2018, participants from 20 citywide departments recruited 405 community members to donate blood at participating blood drives.
77 people in the Rogers community donated during the 2018 Battle of the Badges event, all of whom may be saving the life of someone in need.
2019 is another year to participate in this life-saving event. Stay tuned for more information about the August 2019 competition!