Don't forget KLLL's Country Christmas Blood Drive continues Saturday through December 23rd.
This is an area wide effort to prepare for any emergency that comes over the holidays.
"This is something you never know when you donate if it's going to a stranger or if it's going to go to your neighbor or a child or you could actually be in an accident yourself and end up needing that blood," says Les Long, United Blood Services
You can donate at two locations in Lubbock: United Blood Services from 10am to 8pm or at the South Plains Mall from 1pm to 8pm between J.C.Penny's and New York & Company. You can call 741-1752 to schedule an appointment for next week.