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American Red Cross seeking blood donors

The American Red Cross will be hosting blood drives around the Las Vegas Valley to help prevent another shortage during the pandemic.

Donors need to make an appointment before arriving at the drive and are required to wear a face covering. Red Cross blood drive and donation centers will follow the highest standards of safety and infection control and include temperature checks, social distancing and masks for donors and staff.

As a thank-you to donors, all those who give blood in July will be entered to win a “Wonder Woman 1984” movie prop replica package. A valid email address is required.

Individuals interested in donating can make an appointment at redcrossblood.org, by downloading the free Red Cross Blood Donor App or by calling 800-733-2767.

The following locations will be hosting blood drives in July:

Wednesday

Centennial Hills Library, 6711 N. Buffalo Drive, from 12:30 to 5:30 p.m.

Lowe’s, 7751 N. El Capitan Way, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Friday

Centennial Hills Hospital, 6900 N. Durango Drive, from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Saturday

Mountain’s Edge — Exploration Peak Park, 9700 S. Buffalo Drive, from 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Monday

American Red Cross Southern Nevada Chapter, 444 E. Warm Springs Road, Suite 110, from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Friendly Ford Las Vegas, 660 N. Decatur Blvd., from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Tuesday

Hampton Inn and Suites, 421 Astaire Drive, Henderson, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Wells Fargo Bank — Spring Valley, 4016 S. Rainbow Blvd., from 9:15 a.m. to 2:15 p.m.

July 15

American Red Cross Southern Nevada Chapter, 444 E. Warm Springs Road, Suite 110, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Fashion Show mall, 3200 Las Vegas Blvd. South, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

July 16

Fashion Show mall, 3200 Las Vegas Blvd. South, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

St. Jude’s Ranch for Children, 200 Wilson Circle, Boulder City, from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

July 17

Findlay Acura, 315 Auto Mall Drive, Henderson, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

July 18

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints — Highland Hills Stake Center, 3350 W. Alexander Road, North Las Vegas, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

July 25

Green Valley Range, 175 Cassia Way, Henderson, from 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

July 27

North Vista Hospital, 1301 E. Lake Mead Blvd., North Las Vegas, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

July 29

Fashion Show mall — lower level next to Macy’s Men’s store, 3200 Las Vegas Blvd. South, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Contact Madelon Hynes at mrhynes@reviewjournal.com.

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