Red Cross Blood Donations

While donors across the country have rolled up a sleeve to give this summer, the need for blood and platelets remains crucial for patients relying on lifesaving transfusions. The American Red Cross continues to experience a severe blood shortage and donors of all blood types – especially type O and those giving platelets – are urged to make an appointment to give now.  

To thank donors who help refuel the blood and platelet supply this month, all who come to give July 7-31 will receive a $10 Amazon.com Gift Card via email and will also receive automatic entry for a chance to win gas for a year (a $5,000 value). More information and details are available at rcblood.org/fuel. Also, all those who come to donate throughout the entire month of July will be automatically entered for a chance to win a trip for four to Cedar Point or Knott’s Berry Farm. To learn more, visit rcblood.org/CedarFair

Upcoming blood donation opportunities July 16-31:

July 21: St. Mary’s Huntingburg, 313 N Washington St, Huntingburg, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

July 21: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 8480 Dauby Lane, Tell City, 2-7 p.m.

July 22: Holland United Methodist Church, 205 North 2nd Avenue, Holland, 2-7 p.m.

July 23: Santa Claus United Methodist Church, 351 N Holiday Boulevard, Santa Claus, 1-6 p.m.

July 27: Sultan’s Run Golf Club, 1490 N Meridian Rd, Jasper, 3-7 p.m.

July 28: Indiana State Police, 2209 Newton St, Jasper, 2-6 p.m.

July 28: YMCA Ferdinand, 131 E 16 St, Ferdinand, 2-7 p.m.

July 29: Schergens Center, 1140 31st St, Tell City, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.




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