American Red Cross Blood Drive is back at St. Thomas

Here’s your chance to donate blood. The American Red Cross Blood Drive will take place from 10 a.m. to 3:20 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, Oct. 26 and 27. Appointments are every 20 minutes.

On Wednesday, come to the Fireside Room, Koch Commons, to donate. On Thursday, the drive will be held in Room 304, Murray-Herrick Campus Center.

Sign up today. The Wellness Center is having difficulty with the online registration form, so please sign up to donate blood by e-mailing the Wellness Center.

Donors must be at least 17 years old, weigh at least 110 pounds, and be in good general health. Also, donations only may be made every 56 days. A picture ID is required to give blood.

Please contact the local American Red Cross for more specific questions regarding donor requirements. Call (651) 291-3885 or 1 (800) 426-2164 between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m.