Blood drives happening throughout March in Claremont
The American Red Cross will host blood and power red drives across the City of Claremont throughout the month of March. Power red transfusions refer to the transference of a concentrated dose of red cells and typically take about an hour.
Those who donate within the month will receive a $10 Visa card by email and be entered for a chance to win $3,000. Details are at rcblood.org/help.
Blood and power red transfusions will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, March 10 at Pomona Valley Health Centers, 1601 Monte Vista Ave., Claremont. Call (909) 865-9977 for info.
Claremont St. Luke’s Church, 2050 N. Indian Hill Blvd., hosts drives from 1 to 7 p.m. Monday, March 13, 20 and 27. Call (909) 624-8898 for details.
On Sunday, March 26, Our Lady of the Assumption Church, 435 Berkeley Ave., Claremont, will hold drives from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Call (909) 626-3596 for info.
Finally, locals can donate at Keck Graduate University, 111 Bucknell Ave., Claremont, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday, March 30. Call (909) 607-7855 for more info.
To register for these or other drives, visit redcrossblood.org or call (800) 733-2767.