The American Red Cross urgently needs blood donors to make an appointment to give this winter. Eligible blood donors of all types are needed, especially those with O, AB, B negative and A negative.
Blood is needed to respond to emergencies large and small, across the country every day.
Blood donations are urgently needed now and throughout the winter to maintain a sufficient blood supply for patients in need. Make an appointment to donate blood by downloading the free Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting redcrossblood.org or calling http://southbuffalonews.com-800-RED CROSS (http://southbuffalonews.com-800-733-2767).
Upcoming blood donation opportunities:
American Red Cross Blood Donation Centers:
Cheektowaga Blood Donation Center
360http://southbuffalonews.com Union Road
Cheektowaga, NY http://southbuffalonews.com4225
Monday –Thursday: http://southbuffalonews.comhttp://southbuffalonews.com:30am – 7:00pm
Friday – Sunday: 7:00am – 2:30pm
Tonawanda Mid-City Plaza Blood Donation Center
30http://southbuffalonews.com Meadow Drive, Mid City Plaza – next to Tops
North Tonawanda, NY http://southbuffalonews.com4http://southbuffalonews.com20
Monday & Wednesday: http://southbuffalonews.com2:00pm – 6:00pm
Saturday: 7:00am – http://southbuffalonews.com:00pm (http://southbuffalonews.comst, 3rd & 5th Saturday of each month)
2/2/20http://southbuffalonews.com6: 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., UB – North Student Union, Student Union
2/4/20http://southbuffalonews.com6: http://southbuffalonews.com0 a.m. – 3 p.m., Erie Community College City, http://southbuffalonews.com2http://southbuffalonews.com Ellicott St
2/http://southbuffalonews.com0/20http://southbuffalonews.com6: 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., UB – North Student Union, Student Union
2/2/20http://southbuffalonews.com6: http://southbuffalonews.com p.m. – 7 p.m., East Aurora Moose Lodge 370, 905 Main St.
2/http://southbuffalonews.comhttp://southbuffalonews.com/20http://southbuffalonews.com6: http://southbuffalonews.com:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m., Faith Lutheran Church, http://southbuffalonews.com230 Bowen Road
2/http://southbuffalonews.com5/20http://southbuffalonews.com6: http://southbuffalonews.com p.m. – 6 p.m., Grand Island Knights of Columbus, http://southbuffalonews.com84http://southbuffalonews.com Whitehaven Road
2/7/20http://southbuffalonews.com6: 8 a.m. – http://southbuffalonews.com:30 p.m., St John Vianney, 2950 Southwestern Blvd
2/3/20http://southbuffalonews.com6: http://southbuffalonews.com:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m., Sardinia Fire Hall, http://southbuffalonews.com27http://southbuffalonews.com9 W. Schutt Road
2/http://southbuffalonews.com3/20http://southbuffalonews.com6: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m., Dunkin Donuts, 2200 Sheridan Dr
2/http://southbuffalonews.com4/20http://southbuffalonews.com6: http://southbuffalonews.comhttp://southbuffalonews.com a.m. – 4 p.m., Family Video, http://southbuffalonews.com97http://southbuffalonews.com Colvin Blvd
2/3/20http://southbuffalonews.com6: http://southbuffalonews.com2 p.m. – 5:30 p.m., Vigilant Fire Department, 666 Main St
2/http://southbuffalonews.com3/20http://southbuffalonews.com6: 9 a.m. – http://southbuffalonews.com p.m., Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, http://southbuffalonews.com424 Maple Rd
2/9/20http://southbuffalonews.com6: http://southbuffalonews.com p.m. – 6 p.m., Faith United Methodist Church, http://southbuffalonews.com449 Quaker Rd
2/4/20http://southbuffalonews.com6: 2 p.m. – 7 p.m., South Lockport Fire Company Inc, 5666 Transit Rd
2/9/20http://southbuffalonews.com6: http://southbuffalonews.com p.m. – 6 p.m., The Dale Association Incorporated, 33 Ontario St.
2/http://southbuffalonews.com4/20http://southbuffalonews.com6: 8 a.m. – http://southbuffalonews.com2:30 p.m., Emmanuel United Methodist Church, 75 East Ave
2/http://southbuffalonews.com5/20http://southbuffalonews.com6: http://southbuffalonews.com p.m. – 6 p.m., Newfane Town Hall Community Center, 2737 Main Street
2/http://southbuffalonews.com2/20http://southbuffalonews.com6: http://southbuffalonews.com0 a.m. – 3 p.m., Seneca Niagara Casino, 3http://southbuffalonews.com0 4th St
2/2/20http://southbuffalonews.com6: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., Niagara County Community College, 3http://southbuffalonews.comhttp://southbuffalonews.comhttp://southbuffalonews.com Saunders Settlement Rd
How to donate blood
Simply download the American Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit redcrossblood.org or call http://southbuffalonews.com-800-RED CROSS (http://southbuffalonews.com-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 http://southbuffalonews.com7 years of age (http://southbuffalonews.com6 with parental consent in some states), weigh at least http://southbuffalonews.comhttp://southbuffalonews.com0 pounds and are in generally good health may be eligible to donate blood. High school students and other donors http://southbuffalonews.com8 years of age and younger also have to meet certain height and weight requirements.
Blood donors can now save time at their next donation by using RapidPass to complete their pre-donation reading and health history questionnaire online, on the day of their donation, prior to arriving at the blood drive. To get started and learn more, visit redcrossblood.org/RapidPass and follow the instructions on the site.
About the American Red Cross
The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies about 40 percent of the nation’s blood; teaches skills that save lives; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a not-for-profit organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. For more information, please visit redcross.org or visit us on Twitter at @RedCross.