Posted: Dec 3, 2009 9:00 AM by Bea Karnes
Updated: Dec 3, 2009 9:00 AM
As the holiday season ramps up, some people who are regular blood donors are out-of-town or otherwise busy. The Penrose-St. Francis Blood Bank is holding several blood drives, including one today at Remington College. The mobile donation site will be open until 1 pm, 6050 Erin Park Drive, Colorado Springs.
You may also donate blood any time at the Blood Bank at Penrose Hospital, 2222 N. Nevada Ave. Hours are Monday, 10 a.m. to 6:15 p.m.; Tuesday through Thursday, 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.; and Friday, 7 a.m. to 2:20 p.m. Walk-ins are welcome or call 776-5822 for an appointment.
Here's a list of upcoming blood drives and locations:
December 8, 2-6 p.m., St. Francis Medical Center (The Blood Vessel), 6001 E. Woodmen Road, Colorado Springs, 80923
December 9, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., The Broadmoor (Inside the International Center), 1 Lake Avenue, Colorado Springs, 80906
December 10, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Colorado College (In Worner Hall), 14 E. Cache La Poudre, Colorado Springs, 80903
December 13, 8:30 a.m. to noon, First Lutheran Church (In Luther Hall), 1515 N. Cascade Ave., Colorado Springs, 80907
December 15, 9 a.m. to noon, Penrose-St. Francis Administrative Support Center (The Blood Vessel), 3030 North Cascade Ave., Colorado Springs, 80907
December 16, 1-5 p.m., Horizon Middle School (Inside the Gymnasium), 1750 Prios Drive, Colorado Springs, 80915
December 17, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., American National Bank (Inside the Bank), 1130 N. Circle, Colorado Springs, 80909