The American Red Cross announced Tuesday that blood supplies throughout the Southeast are critically low.
Donors of all blood types are welcome, but there is an urgent need for type O negative, B negative and A negative blood donors.
Through September 30, all presenting blood and platelet donors can enter our “Give Blood & See America” drawing for a chance to win one of three $1,000 gas gift cards. Donors are welcome and encouraged to donate at any of the following blood drives in your area. They may also call 1-800-GIVE-LIFE or visit www.redcrossblood.org to find their nearest blood drive or donor center.
08/11/2009: 2:00 PM-7:00 PM, First Baptist Church of Pine Mountain, 100 McDougald Avenue
08/13/2009: 2:00 PM-7:00 PM, Manchester Community Building, 131 West Main Street
08/10/2009: 2:00 PM-7:00 PM, Columbus Public Library, 3000 Macon Rd
08/14/2009: 10:00 AM-3:00 PM, Health and Human Services Center, 2100 Comer Avenue
08/15/2009: 10:00 AM-3:00 PM, Columbus Hospice, 7020 Moon Road
08/18/2009: 9:00 AM-2:00 PM, Columbus Technical College, 928 45th Street
08/25/2009: 7:30 AM-12:30 PM, Department of Public Services, 1152 Cusseta Road
08/29/2009: 10:00 AM-3:00 PM, Faith Worship Center International, 1600 Blanchard Blvd
09/02/2009: 10:00 AM-4:00 PM, Columbus State University, 4225 University Ave
09/09/2009: 12:00 PM-5:00 PM, St. Francis Hospital, 2122 Manchester Expressway
09/10/2009: 10:00 AM-3:00 PM, Columbus Government, 100 10th Street
09/11/2009: 6:30 AM-12:00 PM, Columbus Regional, 710 Center Street
09/11/2009: 12:00 PM-5:00 PM, Columbus Regional, 710 Center Street
08/13/2009: 2:00 PM-7:00 PM, First Baptist Church of Hogansville, 500 East Main Street
08/14/2009: 1:00 PM-6:00 PM, Diverse Power, 1400 South Davis Road
08/20/2009: 10:00 AM-3:00 PM, West Georgia Technical College, One College Circle
08/22/2009: 12:00 PM-5:00 PM, LaGrange Mall, 1501 LaFayette Parkway
09/01/2009: 12:30 PM-6:00 PM, First United Methodist Church of LaGrange, 401 Broad Street
09/08/2009: 11:00 AM-4:00 PM, LaGrange Nursing and Rehab, 2111 West Point Road
09/09/2009: 9:00 AM-3:00 PM, West Georgia Medical Enoch Callaway Cancer Center, 1514 Vernon Road