LaGrange Fire Department Hosting Blood Drive

The LaGrange Fire Department will host a Blood Drive Friday, September 25th, 10AM-3PM at the LaGrange Fire Department’s Training Room at 115 Hill Street in LaGrange.

The American Red Cross has an urgent need for blood donations to prevent another blood shortage as hospitals resume surgical procedures and patient treatments that were temporarily paused earlier this spring in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Walk-insare accepted but appointments are encouraged.

To make an appointment visit www.redcrossblood.orgor call 1-800-RED-CROSS.

Donors are encouraged to complete pre-donation reading and health history questions at http://www.redcrossblood.org/rapidpass.

The public is invited to participate.

WHO:LaGrange Fire Department, American Red Cross

WHAT:Blood Drive with the American Red Cross

WHEN:Friday, September 25th, 10:00 a.m. –3:00 p.m.

WHERE:LaGrange Fire Department Training Room, 115 Hill Street, LaGrange, GA 30241

HOW:To make an appointment go tohttp://www.redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED-CROSS (733-2767)

The American Red Cross is the nation’s largest blood collection organization, supplying approximately 40 percent of the blood and blood products used in our country.

Media Contact: Mike Webb, LaGrange Fire Department Accreditation Manager, (706) 883-2666or mwebb@lagrangega.org.

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Courtesy:

Katie Mercer Van Schoor City of LaGrange Marketing/Communications Manager

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