Blood donors to receive free boxes of Girl Scout cookies at collections in July and August

GEORGETOWN, SC – People who give blood during the next three collection drives hosted by Tidelands Health will receive a free box of Girl Scout cookies.

The blood drives are scheduled as follows:

  • Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital, 4070 Highway 17 Bypass South in Murrells Inlet, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. on Friday, July 14. Appointments can be made by calling 843-652-1144 or by going online to The blood collection will take place in the Tidelands Health Conference Center on Riverwood Drive across from the hospital and in the hospital’s first-floor classroom.
  • Willbrook Service Center, 160 Willbrook Boulevard in Pawleys Island, from 10:30 a.m. – 3:30pm on Tuesday, July 25. Appointments can be made by calling 843-652-8200 or via
  • Tidelands Georgetown Memorial Hospital, 606 Black River Road in Georgetown, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 4. Appointments can be made by calling 843-527-7173 or through

Appointments will take priority at each of the blood drives, but walk-ins are welcome.

In addition to having a valid ID, blood donors must be healthy, be at least 17 years old and weigh a minimum of 110 pounds.