Reach out and give blood this holiday season. The American Red Cross, Northern New England Blood Services Region will hold a blood drive in Shelburne at the Town Center on Dec. 5 from 12 to 5:30 pm. All eligible and new blood donors are encouraged to give blood. Donors are needed every day to make sure there is an adequate blood supply for patients in need. By adding blood donation to holiday traditions, blood donors may help give hospital patients a second chance to spend the holiday season with family and friends. Please be sure to bring your identification.
If you unable to give blood at the Shelburne Town Center, The American Red Cross Donor Center, located at 32 North Prospect Street in Burlington, is open for donations Monday through Friday from 9 am to 6 pm and Saturdays from 7:30 am to 1 pm. Please check out redcrossblood.org or call 1 (800) RED CROSS to find a blood drive near you.