United Blood Services issues urgent appeal for O- blood types - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

6/9/10

United Blood Services issues urgent appeal for O- blood types

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - United Blood Services in Lubbock has issued an urgent appeal for Type O Negative blood. All O Negative blood type donors are needed to fill hospital orders.

You must be at least 16 years of age to donate and in good health. United Blood Services is now offering a pint for pint deal. Everyone who donates now through Saturday, June 12 will receive a pint of Gandy's ice cream. You will also be registered to win a 4-quart electric ice cream maker.

Go to www.bloodhero.com, make an appointment, and give at least three times a year.

The Blood Donation Center is located at 48th and University.

Center Hours are:

  • Monday -11:00 till 5:30
  • Tuesday - 11:00 till 7:00
  • Wednesday - 9:00 till 5:30
  • Thursday - 11:00 till 7:00
  • Friday - 9:00 till 4:00
  • Saturday - 9:00 till 2:00

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