Urgent Need for O Negative Blood
United Blood Services has one half day supply of O Negative blood type on their shelf and the 8 hospitals that they are the sole provider of blood and its products
If there was an emergency,there would not be enough blood on hand.
The lives of patients in local hospitals are depending on donors knowing about this Critical -- Critical Need!
To donate, you must be at least 16 years old, weigh at least 110 pounds and be in good health to donate. Donors between 16 and 22 must meet additional height and weight requirements. 16 year old donors must present a Minor Donor Permit Form signed by a parent or guardian. The Minor Donor Permit can be found online at www.unitedbloodservices.org.
Mobile Blood Drives:
Wednesday, March 13th: City Hall 72 W. College Call Traci @ 657-4221 1.30pm – 4.00pm
Crockett National Bank 502 S. Koengheim Call Laura @ 658-6714 9am – 12.30pm
Thursday, March 14th: 316th TRS Must have Goodfellow AFB access 1.30pm – 5.00pm Call Sgt Thompson @ 654-3846
You can also donate at United Blood Services at 2020 W. Beauregard.
Open: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday Noon – 6pm
Wednesday and Friday 8am – 2pm
Saturday 9am – 2pm
Call 325-223-7500 or 800-756-0024 or go online to www.unitedbloodservices.org
Appointments are encouraged but walk-ins are welcome!