DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – Blood drives around the Miami Valley will start Wednesday to help fill the critical need of blood donations.
The American Red Cross is running a campaign to help spread awareness about the issue by removing the letters A, B and O from its website to signify the missing blood types hospitals need.
According to the Red Cross, blood donations have declined by 80,000 per year.
Below is a list of where you can donate blood around the Miami Valley:
|Wednesday, June 13||Forest Glen Health Campus, 2150 Montego Drive, Springfield, Ohio||noon-6:00 p.m.|
|Tuesday, June 19||First United Methodist Church, 201 Main N., Bellefontaine, Ohio||noon-6:00 p.m.|
|Sunday, June 24||Xenia Church of Christ, 444 County Club Drive, Xenia, Ohio||1:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.|
|Monday, June 25||First Presbyterian Church, 116 W. Court Street, Urbana, Ohio||noon-6:00 p.m.|
|Monday, June 25||Belle Center United Methodist Church, 101 S. Center Street||2:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.|
|Friday, June 29||Koverman Staley Dickerson Insurance, 1106 W. Main Street, Troy, Ohio||1:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.|
For more information about donating blood, click here.