Four blood drives coming up in Huntington County in month of April

The American Red Cross encourages the community to give blood during National Volunteer Month this April. Donating blood is a simple way to make a life-changing difference.

Upcoming blood drives in Huntington County are:

• April 16, from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Evangelical United Methodist Church, 1000 Flaxmill Rd.

• April 18, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Huntington University, 2303 College Ave.

• April 29, from 7:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. at SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church/School, 860 Che-rry St.

• April 25, from 1:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Knight Bergman Center, 132 S. Nancy St.
Make an appointment to donate blood by downloading the free Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting or calling 800-RED CROSS (800-733-2767). All those who come to donate from April 9 to May 13, will be entered to win one of three $1,000 gift cards to a national home improvement retailer, courtesy of Suburban Propane. Restrictions apply. More details are available at RedCross