TEMECULA, CA – Pechanga Resort Casino recently announced that generous team members have taken time out of their days to roll up their sleeves and give blood. A total of 86 team members each donated a pint of blood. According to LifeStream Blood Bank, one pint of blood can save up to three lives and the donation of 86 pints means up to 258 people could be helped through this most recent initiative.
Pechanga Resort Casino typically hosts two blood drives for its employees and the public each year. Both events were canceled in 2020 due to COVID-19. The recent blood drive was organized with proper safety protocols, including social distancing. Throughout the pandemic, Pechanga’s team members have contributed to the community through volunteer efforts at food banks and food distribution sites, donating masks and much more. Pechanga has also provided extensive contributions to the Southern California community.