Red Cross and UAB announce blood drive for winter storms

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) – Red Cross and UAB are partnering to hold a special blood drive, due to the blood shortage from the recent winter storms.

The Blood Drive will take place at UAB’s North Pavilion from February 17-27.

Hours at the North Pavilion, 18th Street and Sixth Avenue North:

  • Monday, Feb. 17, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Feb. 18, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Feb. 19, 7 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • Thursday, Feb. 20, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Friday, Feb. 21, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Saturday, Feb. 22, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

You can also give at the UAB Highlands

Hours at UAB Highlands, 1201 11th Ave. South:

  • Tuesday, Feb. 25, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Feb. 26, 6:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, Feb. 27, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

If you can’t make these times, or would like to donate sooner, CLICK HERE, to learn more about when and where you can donate.

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