American Red Cross
Hoosier Hills Chapter
2119 29th Street
Bedford, IN  47421
(812) 275-5162
Toll Free (866) 599-9951
 

Blood Services

 

For more than 50 years, the American Red Cross has been committed to providing a safe and available blood supply to help meet America's blood needs.  This work is accomplished through the organization's national network composed of 7 divisions and 36 Blood Services regions.

Fast Facts

  • The American Red Cross collects approximately 6.5 million units of blood from 4 million volunteer blood donors yearly.  The Hoosier Hills Chapter collects approximately 2,750 pints of blood per year on average. 

  • Blood products are used to treat accident victims, cancer patients, surgical candidates, children with blood disorders and other illnesses.

  • The American Red Cross is the Nation's largest supplier of blood giving approximately 3,000 hospitals and transfusion centers 9.5 million blood products each year.

Hoosier Hills Blood Drive Coordinators

  • PAT JACKSON, Lawrence County
  • MARTHA RADCLIFF, Orange County
  • LYNN HAWKINS, Martin County
  • JUDY MARTIS, Crane
If you are 17 years old, weigh a minimum of 110 pounds and are in good general health, you may be eligible to give blood.  If you are 16 years old with parental permission, you may be eligible to donate blood.  For more information see the National American Red Cross web site at BLOOD DONATION ELIGIBILITY GUIDELINES or call 1-800-GIVE LIFE (1-800-448-3543).

CURRENT LOCAL BLOOD DRIVES

To see a list of our current blood drives, please click here

Please note that all scheduled blood drives are subject to change.  To verify a blood drive in your area, or if you have any comments or questions, please contact our office at (812) 275-5162. Chapter operating hours are M-F, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM.

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