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January AMERICAN RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVES

Presented by Hometown-Motors, Inc.

Donors of all blood types are urged to give now to help the American Red Cross maintain the blood supply. Medical conditions and emergencies don’t stop for a pandemic or winter weather. No matter your blood type, you’re somebody’s type. This is the perfect month to make a heartwarming gesture and donate blood. Amazon is thanking donors Feb. 1st-28th with a $5 Amazon.com Gift Card by email. Restrictions apply. Additional information and details are available at rcblood.org/together. The Red Cross is testing blood donations for COVID-19 antibodies. As part of this effort, plasma from standard blood donations that test positive for COVID-19 antibodies may now help current coronavirus patients in need of convalescent plasma transfusions. There aren’t enough people donating blood to help patients in need. You can help by encouraging others to sign up to donate blood.

Donors who come to give through January 31st will automatically be entered for a chance to win an exciting 2022 Super Bowl LVI getaway in LA for them and a guest! The package will include two tickets to Super Bowl LVI in Los Angeles, California, entry to the official NFL Tailgate, tickets to Super Bowl Experience, round-trip airfare to Los Angeles, three-night hotel accommodations (Feb. 4th to Feb. 7th, 2022), plus a $500 gift card for expenses.

As an extra thank you from the Red Cross, donors who come to give through  January 20th, 2021, will also be automatically entered to win the Big Game at Home package so their household can enjoy an awesome viewing experience safely at home this year.** The package will include a 65-inch television and a $500 gift card to put toward food and fun. *Terms apply, visit RedCrossBlood.org/SuperBowl.

Friday January 22, 11am-5pm – South Central Ohio ChapterFriedman Donor Room. To schedule an appointment call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit redcrossblood.org, sponsor code: SCOC

Friday January 29, 9:30am-3:30pm – South Central Ohio Chapter – Friedman Donor Room. To schedule an appointment call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit redcrossblood.org, sponsor code: SCOC

FEBRUARY BLOOD DRIVES

Monday February 1, 1:00pm-6:00pm – South Central Ohio Chapter – Chillicothe Lions Club. To schedule an appointment call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit RedCrossBlood.org, sponsor code: LionsChillicothe

Saturday February 6, 9:00am-2:00pm – Frankfort Community, Masonic Lodge, 23 W. Springfield Street. To schedule an appointment call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit RedCrossBlood.org, sponsor code: FrankfortCommunity

Monday February 15, 1:00pm-6:00pm –  Christian Life Tabernacle – Fellowship Hall. To schedule an appointment call Dian Smith at (740)773-6044, 1-800-RED CROSS or visit RedCrossBlood.org, sponsor code: CLTabernacle

Wednesday February 17, 8:30am-1:30pm – Zane Trace High School Gymnasium. To schedule an appointment call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit RedCrossBlood.org, sponsor code: ZaneTraceHS

Thursday February 18, 8:30am-12:30pm – Paint Valley High School Gymnasium. To schedule an appointment call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit RedCrossBlood.org, sponsor code: PVHS

Friday February 19, 9:00am-3:00pm – Adena Regional Medical Center, PACCAR Center. To schedule an appointment call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit redcrossblood.org, sponsor code: AdenaRegionalMC

Friday February 26, 11:00am-5:00pm – South Central Ohio Chapter – Friedman Donor Room. To schedule an appointment call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit redcrossblood.org, sponsor code: SCOC

January Blood Drives in Ross County

Presented by Hometown-Motors, Inc.

Donors of all blood types are urged to give now to keep the blood supply stable. Blood donations often decline from Thanksgiving to New Year’s Day, and the COVID-19 pandemic may further impact donations. Every donation can give a hospital patient something to be extra thankful for this year. The Red Cross is testing blood donations for COVID-19 antibodies. As part of this effort, plasma from standard blood donations that test positive for COVID-19 antibodies may now help current coronavirus patients in need of convalescent plasma transfusions.

January is National Blood Donor Month, the perfect time to resolve to be a regular blood donor and help save lives Donors of all blood types are urged to give now to help the Red Cross maintain the blood supply. Medical conditions and emergencies don’t stop for a pandemic, seasonal illnesses or winter weather. The Red Cross is testing blood donations for COVID-19 antibodies. As part of this effort, plasma from standard blood donations that test positive for COVID-19 antibodies may now help current coronavirus patients in need of convalescent plasma transfusions. There aren’t enough people donating blood to help patients in need. You can help by encouraging others to sign up to donate blood.

Donors who come to give January 1st-31st will automatically be entered for a chance to win an exciting 2022 Super Bowl LVI getaway in LA for them and a guest! The package will include two tickets to Super Bowl LVI in Los Angeles, California, entry to the official NFL Tailgate, tickets to Super Bowl Experience, round-trip airfare to Los Angeles, three-night hotel accommodations (Feb. 4th to Feb. 7th, 2022), plus a $500 gift card for expenses.

As an extra thank you from the Red Cross, donors who come to give  January 1st-20th, 2021, will also be automatically entered to win the Big Game at Home package so their household can enjoy an awesome viewing experience safely at home this year.** The package will include a 65-inch television and a $500 gift card to put toward food and fun. *Terms apply, visit RedCrossBlood.org/SuperBowl.

Below are the blood drives that are open to the public in January. Thursday January 7, 12pm-5pm – St. Mary’s Catholic Church – drive will be held at the South Central Ohio Chapter. To schedule an appointment call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit RedCrossBlood.org, sponsor code: StMarysFLC

Friday January 8, 15 & 29, 9:30am-3:30pm – South Central Ohio Chapter – Friedman Donor Room. To schedule an appointment call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit redcrossblood.org, sponsor code: SCOC

Tuesday January 19,  2pm-8pm – Adena Elementary School – Drive being held at Masonic Lodge located at 23 W. Springfield Street. To schedule an appointment call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit redcrossblood.org, sponsor code: AdenaES

Friday January 22, 11am-5pm – South Central Ohio Chapter – Friedman Donor Room. To schedule an appointment call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit redcrossblood.org, sponsor code: SCOC

December American Red Cross Blood Drives

Presented by McDonald’s, I’m Lovin’ It!

Donors of all blood types are urged to give now to keep the blood supply stable over the holidays. Blood donations often decline from Thanksgiving to New Year’s Day, and the COVID19 pandemic may further impact donations. Give blood and be the lifeline patients need. Medical conditions and emergencies don’t stop for the holidays or a pandemic. There aren’t enough people donating blood to help patients in need. You can help by encouraging others to sign up to donate blood. Below are the blood drives that are open to the public in December.

  • South Central Chapter House – Drive Sponsored by Unioto High School Senior Hannah Notestine

$10 E-Gift Card For Donors ages 16-24

Tuesday December 1st,2:00pm-8:00pm

To schedule an appointment call Hannah Notestine at (740)656-2456, email h.notestine2021@gmail.com, or visit redcrossblood.org, sponsor code: LSLUnioto

  • Bainbridge Community – American Legion Hall

$10 E-Gift Card For Donors ages 16-24

Friday December 11th,2:00pm-7:00pm

To schedule an appointment call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit redcrossblood.org, sponsor code: Bainbridge

  • South Central Ohio Chapter – Friedman Donor Room

$10 E-Gift Card For Donors ages 16-24

Tuesday December 15th, 11:00am-5:00pm

To schedule an appointment call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit RedCrossBlood.org, sponsor code: SCOC

  • South Central Ohio Chapter – Friedman Donor Room

FREE Long-Sleeved Red Cross T-Shirt For ALL Donors

Friday December 18th, 9:30am-3:30pm

To schedule an appointment call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit RedCrossBlood.org, sponsor code: SCOC

  • Christian Life Tabernacle – Fellowship Hall

FREE Long-Sleeved Red Cross T-Shirt For ALL Donors

Monday December 21, 1:00pm-6:00pm

To schedule an appointment call Dian Smith at (740)773-6044, 1-800-RED CROSS or visit RedCrossBlood.org, sponsor code: CLTabernacle

  • iHeartMEDIA Blood Bash – Drive held at South Central Ohio Chapter

FREE Long-Sleeved Red Cross T-Shirt For ALL Donors

Tuesday December 29th, 1:00pm-6:00pm

To schedule an appointment call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit RedCrossBlood.org, sponsor code: iHeartMEDIA

  • Tabernacle Baptist Church – 221 E. Main Street

FREE Long-Sleeved Red Cross T-Shirt For ALL Donors

Wednesday December 30th, 12:30pm-5:30pm

To schedule an appointment call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit RedCrossBlood.org, sponsor code: TBC

Giving Blood During the COVID-19 Outbreak is Vital

“The need is constant” has long been a phrase used by the American Red Cross. During the COVID-19 Virus Outbreak, the need is even greater.

Is it a safe time to give blood now? Litter Media’s Dan Ramey visits with Rod Cook, Executive Director for Ohio’s East/South Central Region of the American Red Cross. Cook says “Yes”. Learn more in our Litter Media video below.

Visit www.redcrossblood.org to make an appointment to make your blood donation, but during this period, the Freidman Chapter House at 181 North Bridge Street, Chillicothe is accepting walk-in blood donors Monday through Friday 9:30am-3:30pm.