November Blood Drives
When you give blood with local Memorial Blood Centers, you’re continuing a long-standing tradition of helping save lives in your community. Founded on Veterans Day in 1948 by the community, for the community, Memorial Blood Centers ensures a safe and stable supply of blood for patients in area hospitals.
Donating blood is convenient and safe when you are healthy, well and: In good health, Free of antibiotics for 24 hours, unless taken daily for skin condition, Symptom-free for at least three days following a cold or a flu, 17 years or older, 16 with written parental consent (form available at MBC.ORG).
While walk-in donors are always welcome, they encourage appointments be made in advance. To register for a blood drive, schedule online or contact the sponsoring organization directly.
Wednesday, Nov. 7, RSP Architects, 1220 Marshall St. NE, 1:30-4:30 pm.
Wednesday, Nov. 21, Sociable Cider Werks, 1500 Fillmore St. NE, 4-7:30 pm.