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Eden Valley blood drive


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The American Red Cross will host a blood drive from 1-7 p.m. Thursday, May 12, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Eden Valley (852 Stearns Ave. W.).

Donors must be at least 17 years old (16 years old with a signed Red Cross parental/guardian consent form), be in good general health, have NOT donated in the last 56 days OR 112 days if your last donation was double reds. Height/weight requirements for donors younger than 19 years may apply. Other health questions and a mini-physical will be administered at the site before verifying eligibility.

Options for scheduling your appointment:

• Call 1-800-Red Cross (1-800-733-2767).

• Visit www.redcrossblood.org.

• Download the blood Donor App.

• Call Bonnie at (320) 282-1468.

• Email Bonnie at mbmeyer@meltel.net.

Call the American Red Cross at (866) 236-3276 then option #3 if you have medical or travel questions.

Identification is required to donate.

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