Bulletin Area bulletin board December 21, 2016

Blood Donations

The Red Cross has scheduled the following bloodmobiles in and around the Bulletin area:

 • North Suburban Blood Donation Center at 1160 West County Road E in Arden Hills, on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays: 1 to 7 p.m., Wednesdays and Fridays: 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., and the first and third Saturdays: 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. 

• Culver’s, 4485 Centerville Road, Vadnais Heights, Dec. 29  noon to 6 p.m.

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 (16 with parental consent in some states), 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.

To make an appointment to donate blood, download the free Red Cross Blood Donor App from app stores, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767). Donors can now use the Blood Donor App to access their donor card and view vital signs from previous donations. 

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