Swanton blood drive slated for March

The next Swanton Bloodmobile is scheduled for March 4 at the Swanton Alliance Church Epic Center, 124 N. Main St. The hours for the drive are noon to 6 pm.

To make an appointment go to www.redcrossblood.org and use the sponsor code: SWANTONLIONS. You may also call 1-800-733-2767 (1-800-red cross) or Karen David at 419-826-4625. Walk-ins are welcome.

Eligible donors for whole blood have not given since Jan. 7, 2019 (56 days). And double red donors have not donated since Nov. 12, 2018 (112 days.) All blood types are needed. Many drives have been cancelled because of bad weather. If you have never given blood please consider a donation. Every two seconds in the U.S. someone needs blood.