JACKSON – By giving blood, you might just learn if you can also help patients hospitalized with the coronavirus.
A blood drive will be held on Monday, September 28, from 2-7 p.m. at the Grand Knights Room, 401 Bartley Road, Jackson.
The donation will be by appointment only. Make an appointment by visiting Vitalant.org or calling 877-258-4825.
All donors are required:
- To wear a cloth based mask or face covering
- Weigh at least 110 pounds
- Eat a meal before donating
- Bring ID
- Drink plenty of water before and after donation
If you donate blood, the organizers will let you know if you have the antibodies to help patients battling COVID-19.
The event is sponsored by the Knights of Columbus branches Howell-Jackson #6201 and St. Monica #11529