September 21, 2017

Be a Hero at the Big House!

Join Wolverines for Life on November 12 at the Big House!

Join Wolverines for Life for the 7th annual Be a Hero at the Big House on Sunday, November 12, 8:00am-5:00pm at Michigan Stadium in the Jack Roth Stadium Club. This is the largest single-day blood drive on the University of Michigan's campus, a kick-off to the annual Blood Battle against Ohio State University, an opportunity to join the organ and bone marrow registries, and a celebration of life-saving donations.

Sunday, November 12 • 8 am - 5 pm • Free parking

Scheduled Events

  • 10:00-11:00: Get a snapshot over the stadium with PAWS from the Detroit Tigers
  • 10:50: Mascot dance-off featuring PAWS, Motty the Mott Block, Buddy the Blood Drop, and Cornelius the Eye
  • 11:00-1:00: Get an autograph from former UM football player Ron Bellamy
  • 12:00: Kids’ costume contest
  • 1:00: Watch the Lions vs. Texans on the club suite TVs
  • 2:00: Men’s Glee Club performance
  • 3:00: Kids’ costume contest

All Day

  • Meet beauty pageant winners
  • Have fun in the kids’ game areas
  • Join the Twitter feed
  • Enjoy cider and donuts
  • Pick up a free t-shirt

Click here to make an appointment for the blood drive or visit and enter sponsor code "go blue" for a list of all drives on the UM campus. 

For more information about the event, visit the Wolverines for Life website.