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Bloodmobile coming to W’bago – Click here for details

By Staff | Nov 4, 2014

Red Cross blood drive location changed

The American Red Cross community blood drive on Nov. 7 originally scheduled at Martin County West High School, Sherburn, has been relocated to the Winnebago Community Center in Winnebago, due to the high school volleyball playoffs.

WHAT: Winnebago Community blood drive

WHEN: Friday, Nov. 7 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

WHERE: Winnebago Community Center, 140 Main Street, Winnebago

How to donate blood

Simply download the American Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) to make an appointment or for more information. All blood types are needed to ensure a reliable supply for patients. A blood donor card or driver’s license or two other forms of identification are required at check-in. Individuals who are 17 years of age (16 with parental consent in some states), weigh at least 110 pounds and are in generally good health may be eligible to donate blood. High school students and other donors 18 years of age and younger also have to meet certain height and weight requirements.