Two blood drives to be held week of May 29

SIDENY — Two local blood drives will be held in the community the week of May 29.

The Sidney Apostolic Temple community blood drive will be held Thursday, June 2, from 12:30 to 6:30 p.m. at 210 S. Pomeroy Ave.

The First Christian Church of Sidney community blood drive will be held Saturday, June 4, from 9 a.m. to noon at 320 E. Russell Road.

Appointments for blood drives must be made at 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 [email protected] or call 800-388-GIVE.