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Upcoming blood donation opportunities

Eagles Lodge, 1325 Willow St. Vincennes, IN 47591

12/19/2016: 2 – 6 p.m.

First United Methodist Church, 109 E. Washington St. Carrier Mills, IL 62917

12/19/2016: 2 – 6:30 p.m.

How to donate blood: Simply download the American Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) to make an appointment or for more information. All blood types are needed to ensure a reliable supply for patients. A blood donor card or driver’s license or two other forms of identification are required at check-in. Individuals who are 17 years of age in most states (16 with parental consent where allowed by state law), weigh at least 110 pounds and are in generally good health may be eligible to donate blood. High school students and other donors 18 years of age and younger also have to meet certain height and weight requirements.