13abc All-American Blood Drive - 13abc.com Toledo (OH) News, Weather and Sports

13abc All-American Blood Drive

Posted: Updated:

It's time to roll up your sleeves for 13abc's annual All-American Blood Drive!

The event kicks off at the University of Toledo's Rocket Hall on Friday, June 28 from 7am to 6pm.

The campaign will continue at the Red Cross Donor Center at 3510 Executive Parkway until June 30.

Everyone who comes out to give blood will receive a hot dog from The Oasis and a special All-American t-shirt!

"Summer is typically a challenging time for the Red Cross because most people are too busy to think about giving blood," said Tracy Duncan-Fox, Spokesperson for the Western Lake Erie Region of the American Red Cross. "But the need for blood doesn't take a summer vacation, and we are asking that people make giving blood part of their summer to-do list."

Call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) to make a blood donation appointment. Someone's life could depend on it. You can also visit redcrossblood.org from more information.

Please consider participating and give the gift of life!

  • Top StoriesMore>>

  • Sylvania School Bus involved in minor crash: Students safe

    Sylvania School Bus involved in minor crash: Students safe

    Thursday, August 28 2014 8:46 AM EDT2014-08-28 12:46:38 GMT
    Sylvania Township Policerespondedto a crash involving a school bus and one other vehicle on Corey Rd. near Springbrook Dr. A spokesperson for Sylvania Public Schools says 16 students were on the bus but none were injured.
    Sylvania Township Policerespondedto a crash involving a school bus and one other vehicle on Corey Rd. near Springbrook Dr. A spokesperson for Sylvania Public Schools says 16 students were on the bus but none were injured.
  • Wendy's raises more than $10k for Adopt America

    Wendy's raises more than $10k for Adopt America

    Thursday, August 28 2014 9:26 AM EDT2014-08-28 13:26:57 GMT
    Adopt America Network is a national organization headquartered here in Toledo. Its goal is to place foster children into permanent homes. Over the past month, six Wendy's in our area held a donation drive. It was called "Sandcastle Bricks." For one dollar, they donated a brick, put your name on it, put it on the wall, and all of that money went to AAN. Over the course of July, those 6 Wendy's managed to raise more than $10,000. That will place at least two children into permanent homes."Our w...
    Adopt America Network is a national organization headquartered here in Toledo. Its goal is to place foster children into permanent homes. Over the past month, six Wendy's in our area held a donation drive. It was called "Sandcastle Bricks." For one dollar, they donated a brick, put your name on it, put it on the wall, and all of that money went to AAN. Over the course of July, those 6 Wendy's managed to raise more than $10,000. That will place at least two children into permanent homes."Our w...
  • Former student sues band director and school district

    Former student sues band director and school district

    Thursday, August 28 2014 7:15 AM EDT2014-08-28 11:15:53 GMT
    Brianna Linkfield used to attend Jefferson HighSchool. She says last yearshe witnessed her band mate being duct taped by her band director Brian Sullivan . Instead of being silent, the honor roll student says she blew the whistle and paid the price.
    Brianna Linkfield used to attend Jefferson HighSchool. She says last yearshe witnessed her band mate being duct taped by her band director Brian Sullivan . Instead of being silent, the honor roll student says she blew the whistle and paid the price.

Area Events Calendar

See It, Shoot It, Send It!