Red Cross encouraging public to donate blood for good supply

With the busy holiday season approaching, the American Red Cross encourages donors to give blood now to help ensure a sufficient supply for patients this winter.

Upcoming blood drives in Huntington County are:

• Nov. 9, from 1:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Knight Bergman Center, 132 S. Nancy St., Warren.

• Nov. 12, from 7:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, 860 Cherry St., Huntington.

• Nov. 15, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Huntington University, 2303 College Ave., Huntington.

To make an appointment to donate, download the free Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit redcross blood.org or call 800-RED CROSS (800-733-2767).