The American Red Cross announces the following blood collections are scheduled in Niagara County:
• 1 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 20 - Faith United Methodist Church, 1449 Quaker Road, Barker
•1 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 27 - The Dale Association Incorporated, 33 Ontario St., Lockport
•2 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 27 - Ransomville Baptist Church, 2578 Youngstown-Lockport Road
•10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Oct. 30 - Seneca Niagara Casino, 310 Fourth St., Niagara Falls
Visitredcrossblood.org or call 1-800 RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) to make an appointment or for more information.
All blood types are needed to ensure a reliable supply for patients. A blood donor card or driver's license or two other forms of identification are required at check-in. Individuals who are 17 years of age, weigh at least 110 pounds and are in generally good health may be eligible to donate blood. High school students and other donors 18 years of age and younger also have to meet certain height and weight requirements.