Red Cross setting up 54 locations in Southern Arizona for blood - Tucson News Now

Red Cross setting up 54 locations in Southern Arizona for blood donations

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A man gives blood at a recent blood drive. (Source: US Navy and Red Cross) A man gives blood at a recent blood drive. (Source: US Navy and Red Cross)
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

The American Red Cross is in need of blood donations this summer, and there are plenty of upcoming opportunities for Southern Arizonans to help out.

There will be upwards of 50 locations in Tucson, Green Valley, Oro Valley, Sells, Vail, Nogales and Sonoita during July and August to donate blood. The Red Cross is seeking donations off all blood types, especially those with types O negative, B negative and A negative, according to Red Cross officials.

The Red Cross must collect 15,000 blood donations every day to meet the needs of patients at 2,700 hospitals and transfusion centers across the country. To learn more and make an appointment to donate blood and help save lives, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767).

Here is a list of upcoming blood donation opportunities in Southern Arizona:

Green Valley

7/10/2014: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM: Desert Hills Lutheran Church, 2150 S. Camino Del Sol

7/21/2014: 7:30 AM - 12:30 PM: Friends in Deed - Low, 301 West Camino Casa Verde

8/8/2014: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM: La Posada, 388 E. Morning Side rd.

Oro Valley

7/23/2014: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM: Oro Valley Aquatics Center, 23 W. Calle Concordia

Sells

7/30/2014: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM: Indian Health Services, Highway 86 and Topawa Road

Tucson

7/6/2014: 7:30 AM - 11:30 AM: Saint Pius X Catholic Church, 1800 N. Camino Pio Decimo

7/6/2014: 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM: Starbucks, 9525 E. Old Spanish Trail

7/8/2014: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM: Fry's Food and Drug, 4036 N. 1st Ave.

7/9/2014: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM: UA Library Cherry Pullout Mid, 1510 E. University Blvd.

7/9/2014: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM: American Red Cross Chapter, 2916 E. Broadway Blvd.

7/10/2014: 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM: Texas Instruments, 5411 E. Williams Blvd.

7/10/2014: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM: Arizona State Department of Economic Security, 4710 E. 29th St.

7/11/2014: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM: Mayfield Florist, 7181 E. Tanque Verde Rd.

7/12/2014: 8:15 AM - 12:15 PM: Mountain Vista Fire District, 1175 W. Magee Rd

7/13/2014: 7:30 AM - 12:00 PM: Saint Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church, 5150 N. Valley View

7/13/2014: 7:30 AM - 12:30 PM: Saint John the Evangelist Parish, 602 W Ajo Way

7/15/2014: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM: Tucson College, 5151 E. Broadway Blvd. Suite 155

7/15/2014: 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM: The Running Shop, 3055 N. Campbell Ave #153

7/16/2014: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM: Carondelet Saint Marys Hospital, 1601 W. Saint Marys Road

7/19/2014: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM: Quincie Douglas Library, 1585 E 36th St

7/20/2014: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM: Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, 8650 N. Shannon Rd.

7/20/2014: 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM: Saint Monica Roman Catholic Church, 212 W. Medina Rd.

7/21/2014: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM: Brown Mackie College, 5099 E. Grant Road

7/22/2014: 7:15 AM - 11:15 AM: Fire Department Station 1, 300 S. Fire Central Pl.

7/22/2014: 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM: Swede Johnson Building, 1111 N. Cherry St. Swede Johnson Bldg.

7/23/2014: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM: UA Library Cherry Pullout Mid, 1510 E. University Blvd.

7/24/2014: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM: Pima Animal Care, 4000 N. Silverbell Road

7/26/2014: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM: Catalina Mountain Elks Lodge 2815, 16045 N. Oracle Rd.

7/27/2014: 8:00 AM - 12:30 PM: Most Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 1300 N. Greasewood Road

7/27/2014: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM: Saint Augustines Cathedral, 192 S. Stone Ave.

7/28/2014: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM: WALMART GOLF LINKS HOUGHTON SCU TUCSON, 9260 S. Houghton Road

7/28/2014: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM: Peter Piper Pizza, 3717 S 12th Ave

7/29/2014: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM: New Life Church of God, 330 W. Nebraska St.

7/29/2014: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM: Pima Community College West Campus, 2202 W. Anklam Rd.

7/29/2014: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM: Carondelet Saint Josephs Hospital, 350 N. Wilmot Rd.

7/30/2014: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM: UA Library Cherry Pullout Mid, 1510 E. University Blvd.

7/30/2014: 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM: Thomas O Price Service Center, 4004 S. Park Ave.

7/31/2014: 7:30 AM - 11:00 AM: Rincon Country West RV Resort, 4555 S. Mission Rd

7/31/2014: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM: Saint Elizabeth of Hungary, 140 W. Speedway Blvd. Suite 100

7/31/2014: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM: WalMart, 2711 S. Houghton Road

7/31/2014: 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM: Rita Ranch Building, 10220 E. Rees Loop

8/2/2014: 7:30 AM - 11:30 AM: Redeemer Lutheran Church, 8845 N. Silverbell Road

8/3/2014: 9:00 AM - 1:30 PM: Saint Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church, 1145 E. Fort Lowell Road

8/3/2014: 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM: Navy Operational Support Center, 3655 S. Wilmot Rd.

8/5/2014: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM: Tucson Public Works Building, 201 N. Stone Ave

8/5/2014: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM: IBM Building, 9000 S Rita Road

8/5/2014: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM: Tucson Police Fire & Public Safety Academy, 10001 S. Wilmot Rd.

8/6/2014: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM: Tucson Public Works Building, 201 N. Stone Ave

8/6/2014: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM: UA Library Cherry Pullout Mid, 1510 E. University Blvd.

8/7/2014: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM: C3 Customer Contact Channels, 1150 W. Drexel Road

8/9/2014: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM: LDS Tucson West Stake, 3530 W. Magee Rd.

Vail

7/12/2014: 7:30 AM - 12:00 PM: Vail American Legion Post 109, 15921 S. Houghton Rd

Nogales

7/17/2014: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM: Carondelet Holy Cross Hospital, 1171 W. Target Range Road

Sonoita

8/3/2014: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM: Sonoita Elgin Fire Station, 3173 N. Highway 83

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