Because of a drop in donations, the Red Cross is currently down 80,000 units of blood for the month of March.
In conjunction with the Red Cross, the Elks Lodge in Laurie has a blood drive every two months. Because of a drop in donations, the Red Cross is currently down 80,000 units of blood for the month of March.
A blood drive will be held from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Elks in Laurie (175 Elks Lane, upstairs banquet room). The Red Cross is making an extra effort to assure the safety of all donors. To make an appointment, visit www.redcrossblood.org & enter sponsor code ElksLaurie, or contact Amanda Okenfuss at 573-489-2383 or firstname.lastname@example.org If you can't make it to this Red Cross Blood Drive at the Elks, please call 1-800-Red-Cross or visit the Red Cross website at www.redcrossblood.org & search for a drive near you by using your zip code.