American Red Cross to hold blood drive September 14

Staff Reports

THATCHER – The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive on Monday, Sept. 14, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the VFW Post 10385 located at 3481 W. 8th St.

All donors at this blood drive will receive a COVID-19 antibody test and an eCoupon for a free Sportsclips haircut. This is an appointment-only drive, so please make your appointment today – times are going fast. Click here to make an appointment.

The American Red Cross will also hold a blood drive on Wednesday, Sept. 16, at the Manor House Convention Center at 415 E. U.S. Highway 70 in Safford until 5 p.m. Click here to make an appointment at this blood drive.

The need for blood is constant and only volunteer donors can fulfill that need for patients in our community. Nationwide, someone needs a unit of blood every 2 to 3 seconds and most of us will need blood in our lifetime.

Thank you for supporting the American Red Cross blood program!

Download the Red Cross Blood Donor App on the App Store, Google Play, or text BLOODAPP to 90999. Schedule appointments, view your blood type and results of your mini-physical and track your donations.