WCU to hold blood drive Oct. 8-10

The American Red Cross will be holding a blood drive on the Western Carolina University campus Monday, Oct. 8, through Wednesday, Oct. 10, in the A.K. Hinds University Center multipurpose room.

The blood drive will take place from 12:30 to 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 8, and Tuesday, Oct. 9, and from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 10.

All blood types are needed, and donors will have the opportunity to enter a drawing for a two-night mountain resort getaway.

To avoid waiting in line, donors may schedule an appointment at www.membersforlife.org/cbsr/schedule, by clicking on Jackson County and entering sponsor code 7836.

For more information, contact Carolyn Deal, American Red Cross donor recruitment representative, at (828) 258-3888, extension 137, or (800) 728-9817, extension 137.