AUBURN HILLS, MI, July 18, 2009 — Ydonate, an interactive Facebook Application to promote blood donation, has teamed up with Music Saves Lives to promote blood donation at the Vans Warped Tour. Now until August 31st, fans can download the Ydonate application on Facebook to enter for a chance to win an autographed t-shirt signed by one of the Vans Warped Tour headliners, 3oh!3.
The purpose of Ydonate is to create awareness and promote action on Facebook to a cause that helps save lives every day--blood donation. Combining Ydonate with Music Saves Lives, who has grown to be the trusted source between music & life saving causes, will help support blood donation in young individuals to ultimately increase the blood supply from this social media savvy generation.
“We are thrilled to have the opportunity to work with both Music Saves Lives and the Vans Warped Tour to offer Ydonate users the chance to win an autographed t-shirt from one the hottest rising bands of the summer.” states Sara Carter, Marketing Manager at Donor Dialogue. “We’re excited to end the summer by merging a great cause with a great band!”
Ydonate can be found on Facebook by searching “Ydonate” or “donate blood” in the application search box. Find Ydonate at the Vans Warped Tour starting in Uniondale, NY on July 18th. For more information about Music Saves Lives please visit www.musicsaveslives.org
Ydonate is an interactive Facebook Application designed to educate, donate, and recruit for the life saving cause of blood donation. Personalized to the Facebook user and localized to the nearest blood donation center this application features story sharing, videos, educational tools, blood center locators, and online scheduling tools to let the user take action and recruit their friends. Ydonate is designed and developed by Donor Dialogue & America’s Blood Centers. For more information please visit www.americasblood.org