Upcoming American Red Cross blood drives in the Elkhart County area
Posted: 11/14/2012 at 1:15 am
The Great Turkey Escape Blood Drive will be Nov. 19 to 24 at the following times and locations:
• Fort Wayne Donor Center, 1212 E. California Road, Fort Wayne: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Nov. 19 and Tuesday, Nov. 20; noon to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 21; and 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 23 and Saturday, Nov. 24.
• Lutheran Hospital Donor Center, 7900 W. Jefferson Blvd., Suite 107, Fort Wayne: noon to 6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 19 through Wednesday, Nov. 21; 6 a.m. to noon Friday, Nov. 23 and Saturday, Nov. 24.
• Goshen Donor Center, 1123 S. Indiana Ave., Goshen: 7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 19; 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 20 and Wednesday, Nov. 21; 7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 23 and Saturday, Nov. 24.
Those who donate blood or platelets will be entered to win a $50 Kroger and Scott’s gift card and a Thanksgiving turkey. A winner will be drawn each day of the drive.
Other upcoming blood drives include the following.
• 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Blockbuster Video, 223 Chicago Ave., Goshen.
• 2 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 29 at One Main Financial, 2003 Lincolnway E., Suite F, Goshen. Those who donate between Nov. 19 and 30 will be entered in a regional drawing for a $500 shopping spree.
The blood drives scheduled for Thursday and Nov. 29 at the American Red Cross Goshen Donor Center have been cancelled. Regular hours will resume the Fridays following each drive.
Goshen Donor Center is open 7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday, Friday and Saturday and 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday. To schedule an appointment call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit www.redcrossblood.org for more information.