Community blood drives to be held week of Nov. 14


SIDNEY — Two blood drives will be held in the community on Tuesday, Nov. 16.

The Shelby County OSU Alumni Association Buckeye Blood Drive will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at American Legion Post 417, 1265 N. Fourth St., Sidney.

The St. Remy’s Hall community blood drive will be held from 12:30 to 6:30 p.m. at 101 Remy St., Russia.

Appointments for blood drives must be made at www.DonorTime.com or by calling 937-461-3220.

Donors are required to provide a photo ID that includes their full name. Past CBC donors also are asked to bring their CBC donor ID card.

Donors must be at least 17 years of age, or 16 years old with parental consent, weigh a minimum of 110 pounds and be in good physical health. The Food and Drug Administration changes blood donor eligibility guidelines periodically.

Individuals with eligibility questions are invited to email canidonate@cbccts.org or call 800-388-GIVE.