The American Red Cross are urging eligible donors to give blood
The American Red Cross is experiencing an emergency blood shortage and must collect 10,000 additional blood products each week over the next month for the blood supply to recover and meet hospital and patient needs. Don’t wait. People across the country depend on the generosity of blood donors. If you are feeling well, make an appointment to give blood as soon as possible by using the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting RedCrossBlood.org or calling 1-800-RED Cross (1-800-733-2767).
Each Red Cross blood drive and donation center follows the highest standards of safety and infection control, and additional precautions-including temperature checks, social distancing and face coverings for donors and staff – have been implemented to help protect the health of all those in attendance.
Don’t miss your next chance to give!
Monday, November 29th from 1:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. at the Salem Church in Farrar, 287 PCR 328 in Farrar
Wednesday, December 3rd from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. at The Bank of Missouri at 916 North Kings Highway in Perryville
Thursday, December 16th from 12 p.m. – 4 p.m. at Robinson Construction Company at 2411 Walters Lane in Perryville
These sponsors encourage you to give blood:
Dreyer Electric, Frohna
Perry County Towing, Perryville
Etzold Packing, Perryville
Ford and Young Funeral Home, Perryville
Werner Auto Body LLC, Perryville
Brewer Monument, Perryville