American Red Cross hosts summer blood drives


Published 06/09 2014 05:07PM

Updated 06/09 2014 05:20PM

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) - The American Red Cross is looking for blood donors to boost supply, since this is a time of year when donations drop.

There are a number of blood drives taking place across the area in the month of June.

In order to donate, a person must be at least 17 years old without parental consent or 16 with parental consent.

Also, the donor should weigh a minimum of 110 pounds and be in good health.

To make an appointment call: 1.800.733.2767.

Today, on Local 5 News at 4:00 p.m., Mo Gourrier, Donor Recruitment Representative for the American Red Cross, shared the details on how to donate.

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