Red Cross blood drives scheduled across county | Local News


In addition to the daily appointments for blood donors at the Washington Blood Donation Center, the American Red Cross has also scheduled four community blood drives in the coming weeks in Franklin County.

In partnership with the Franklin County Mizzou Alumni Association chapter, the American Red Cross will host its annual Mizzou Homecoming satellite blood drive on Monday, September 20 from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. on the lower level of the Jesuit Hall of St. Francis Church. Borgia in Washington, 100 Cedar St. Donors will receive Mizzou-themed T-shirts and Tiger Paw brownies, according to the local chapter of the alumni association.

The Red Cross will also be in Union on September 21 for a blood drive at American Legion Post 297, 205 N. Washington. The blood drive is scheduled from 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

A blood drive is also scheduled for September 27 in the Pacific at Truman Elementary School, 107 Indian Warpath Drive. This blood drive is scheduled from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

The last community blood drive of the month is scheduled for September 29 at American Legion Post 366 in New Haven, 9494 Highway 100. The blood drive is scheduled from 12:45 pm to 6 pm.

To make an appointment for these blood drives or for an appointment at the Washington Blood Donation Center, contact 1-800-733-2767.

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