Red Cross seeks blood and platelets donors
LODI — The American Red Cross is urging healthy donors of all blood types to give blood or platelets to ensure a strong blood supply for patients in need.
Blood and platelets can only be given by donors who are feeling well. The flu shot doesn’t affect blood donation eligibility.
Make an appointment to donate blood by downloading the free Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting
RedCrossBlood.org, calling 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800733-2767) or enabling the Blood Donor Skill on any Alexa Echo device.
There will be a blood drive on Nov. 13 from 12:30 to 6:30 p.m., Hutchins Square Community Center, 125 S. Hutchins St., Lodi