The next bloodmobile in Swanton is scheduled for May 7 at the Swanton Alliance Church Epic Center (124 N. Main Street.) It runs from noon to 6 p.m. and the sponsor this time is St. Richard’s Catholic Church.
To make an appointment go to “redcrossblood.org” and enter the sponsor code: SWANTONCOMMUNITY . You may also call 1-800-733-2767 or call Karen David at 419-826-4625. Walk-ins are welcome.
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As stated many times, each donation can save three lives. Another interesting fact is that 38 percent of the population is eligible to donate blood and only 3.8 percent do take the time to do so.
You are eligible to donate whole blood if you have not donated since March 12, and you can be a Power Red donor if you have not donated since January 15. Power Red donors have blood types: O+, O-, A-, or B-.