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Donate blood in Whiteside County

Published: Saturday, March 2, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT

ROCK FALLS – The American Red Cross has released its March blood drive schedule.

Dates in Whiteside County are:

■ 8 to 11 a.m. Tuesday and 1 to 5:15 p.m. March 12 at River Bend Senior Center, 912 Fourth St., Fulton.

■ 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 13 at Rock Falls Blood Donation Center, 112 W. Second St.

■ 3 to 8 p.m. March 14 at Tampico United Methodist Church, 202 Lincoln Ave.

A blood donor card, driver’s license, or two other forms of identification are required at check-in.

Donors must be 17 years of age (or 16 with parental consent), weigh at least 110 pounds, and be in good health.

Visit redcrossblood.org or call 800-733-2767 to make an appointment or for more information.

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