10/25/10 An American Red Cross blood drive will be held on Tuesday, October 26, from 2 p.m. until 7 p.m. at the LifePlex, located at 2855 Miller Drive in Plymouth.  Please call 1-800-RED CROSS or go to redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code “lifeplex” to schedule your blood donation appointment. 

 How to Donate Blood

To schedule an appointment to donate, please call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org for more information. Individuals who are 17 years of age (16 with parental permission in some states), meet weight and height requirements (110 pounds or more, depending on their height) and are in generally good health may be eligible to donate blood.  Please bring your Red Cross blood donor card or other form of positive ID when you come to donate.

 About the American Red Cross

The Indiana-Ohio Blood Services Region serves northern and central Indiana and northwestern Ohio, and needs to collect about 500 units of blood a day to meet patient need in more than 60 hospitals.  In addition to providing blood to our community, the American Red Cross also provides relief to victims of disaster, trains millions in lifesaving skills, serves as a communication link between U.S. military members and their families, and assists victims of international disasters or conflicts.