Red Cross asking for blood donations, amid coronavirus outbreak and flu season

Coronavirus

With the new virus and seasonal flu, regular donations may go down

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(WKBN) – In light of the COVID-19 outbreak, the American Red Cross is asking donors to give blood.

With the new virus and seasonal flu, regular donations may go down.

The Red Cross wants people who are healthy now to give blood. It will help them maintain a sufficient supply.

You can make an appointment to give blood by calling 1 (800) RED-CROSS or visiting RedCrossBlood.org.

The following are some local blood donation opportunities:

Columbiana

East Palestine
3/31/2020: 2 p.m. – 6 p.m., First Church of Christ, 20 W. Martin Street

Hanoverton
3/30/2020: 8 a.m. – 2 p.m., United Local High School, 8143 St. Rt 9

Homeworth
3/24/2020: 3 p.m. – 8 p.m., Church of God In Christ Mennonite, 5540 Bandy Road

Mahoning

Austintown
3/10/2020: 2 p.m. – 6:30 p.m., Redeemer Lutheran Church, 2305 S. Canfield-Niles Rd

Boardman
3/23/2020: 1:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m., Boardman Public Library, 7680 Glenwood Avenue
3/31/2020: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m., Valley Christian School, 4401 Southern Blvd

Canfield
3/17/2020: 2 p.m. – 7 p.m., Canfield United Methodist Church, 27 S. Broad Street
3/31/2020: 8 a.m. – 1 p.m., South Range High School, 11300 Columbiana-Canfield Rd

Damascus
3/10/2020: 1:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m., Damascus United Methodist Church, 300 Valley Rd

New Middletown
3/27/2020: 1 p.m. – 6 p.m., Zion Lutheran Church, 10857 Main St

Poland
3/31/2020: 1:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m., Poland Library, 311 S. Main Street

Sebring
3/11/2020: 8 a.m. – 2 p.m., Sebring McKinley High School, 225 E Indiana Ave

Youngstown
3/10/2020: 2 p.m. – 6 p.m., Church Hill United Methodist Church, 189 Churchill Hubbard Rd
3/12/2020: 8 a.m. – 2 p.m., Choffin Career Center, 200 E. Wood St.
3/17/2020: 1:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m., Heritage Presbyterian Church, 1951 Mathews Road
3/23/2020: 1 p.m. – 6 p.m., St Christine’s Parish, 3165 Schenley Avenue
3/24/2020: 10:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Youngstown State University, McKay Auditorium, 250 Rayen Avenue
3/24/2020: 11 a.m. – 4 p.m., Byzantine Center at the Grove, 3801 Shady Run Rd.
3/29/2020: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., Jewish Comm Center, 505 Gypsy Lane

Trumbull

Bristolville
3/11/2020: 8 a.m. – 2 p.m., Bristol High School, 1845 Greenville Rd.

Brookfield
3/21/2020: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., Brookfield Fire Department, 774 St. Rt. 7

Cortland
3/11/2020: 12 p.m. – 5 p.m., Garden Brook Banquet Center, 4820 Warren Road

Hubbard
3/10/2020: 1:30 p.m. – 6 p.m., Hubbard Public Library, 436 W. Liberty St

Kinsman
3/16/2020: 1:30 p.m. – 7 p.m., Kinsman Presbyterian Church, 6383 Church Street

McDonald
3/20/2020: 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., McDonald High School, 600 Iowa Ave.

Newton Falls
3/11/2020: 1 p.m. – 6 p.m., St Marys Social Hall, 120 Maple Drive
3/20/2020: 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., Newton Falls High School, 907 Milton Blvd.
3/24/2020: 12:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m., Braceville United Methodist Church, 589 Park Rd. SW

Niles
3/24/2020: 1 p.m. – 5 p.m., Niles Senior Center, 14 East State Street

Warren
3/16/2020: 12 p.m. – 6 p.m., Howland Community Church, 198 Niles-Cortland Rd.
3/17/2020: 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., Kent State University, Trumbull Branch, 4314 Mahoning Ave.
3/21/2020: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m., St Pauls Lutheran Church, 2860 East Market St.
3/28/2020: 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m., Trumbull Regional Medical Center, 1350 East Market St.
3/31/2020: 12:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m., St Demetrios Community Center, 3223 Atlantic St.

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