YMCA to host blood drive Friday

An American Red Cross blood drive will be held on Friday, Sept. 6, from 9:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. at the Huntington Parkview Family YMCA, located at 1160W-500N, in Huntington.

Visit redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code "ymcahunt" to schedule a blood donation appointment.

Call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org for more information.

Individuals who are 17 years of age (16 with parental permission in Indiana and Ohio), meet weight and height requirements (110 pounds or more, depending on their height) and are in generally good health may be eligible to donate blood.

Red Cross blood donor cards or another form of identification are required when donating.