Help save a Red Cross blood donor

Published on July 30, 2022

Smiling young women after donating blood

The City of Lakewood will hold an American Red Cross Blood drive in the Maple Room at The Centre from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 11.

Donations are urgently needed to ensure a strong blood supply due to high demand from hospitals. 

Save time -- make an appointment

To make your life-saving appointment, sign up online:

Make an appointment

You can streamline your donation experience and save up to 15 minutes by visiting to complete your pre-donation reading and answer health history questions on the day of your appointment.

Although strongly recommended, appointments are not required for this event. Walk-in donations are welcome.

NOTE: If you have recently been quarantined for COVID (for any reason), you will be eligible to donate blood when you are past the quarantine time and have been symptom-free for 10 days.

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