United Blood Services needs your help to fill an urgent need - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

1/5/10

United Blood Services needs your help to fill an urgent need

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - United Blood Services is in urgent need for O-negative and A-negative blood donors.

The holiday season has left United Blood Services with less than a one day supply of blood to fill hospital orders. There is currently an "Urgent Appeal" for O- and A-. There is also a strong need for type O+. All types are welcome.

Donors must be at least 16 and be in good health.

Donors may call 797-6804 or visit www.bloodhero.com to make a convenient appointment to donate.

The blood donor center is located at 48th and University.

Center hours are:

Monday – 9:00 to 5:30
Tuesday – 11:00 to 7:00
Wednesday – 9:00 to 5:30
Thursday – 11:00 to 7:00
Friday – 9:00 to 4:00
Saturday – 9:00 to 2:00

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