The Red Cross is currently experiencing a shortage of over 50,000 units of blood and all blood types are needed.
A blood drive will be held at on Saturday, July 21, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Click here to make an appointment or see other drives scheduled this week and next.
All donors will receive a free carton of Friendly's ice cream. Also, during the 2012 Red Sox regular season, all presenting donors have the chance to win two Boston Red Sox tickets and to be honored on the field as the Blood Donor of the Game!
To schedule your appointment, call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit