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American Red Cross releases dates for January blood drives


Jan. 2, 2013
GREATER SPRINGFIELD – The American Red Cross will host several community blood drives during the month of January 2013. All eligible and new blood donors are encouraged to give blood. Blood donors are needed everyday to ensure an adequate blood supply for patients in need.

All presenting donors in January will receive a coupon for a free pound of Dunkin' Donuts coffee. To make an appointment to donate blood, call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or log onto www.redcrossblood.org.

The following is a list of blood drives throughout the month:

• Jan. 2, 2013 – H & R Block, 1305 Liberty St., Springfield, from noon to 5 p.m.; Fairview Knights of Columbus, 1599 Memorial Drive, Chicopee, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

• Jan. 5, 2013 – FL Roberts Gas Station, 2788 Boston Road, Wilbraham, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

• Jan. 7, 2013 – St. Cecilia's Church, 42 Main St., Wilbraham, from noon to 6 p.m.

• Jan. 8, 2013 – Carrabbas Restaurant, 955 Riverdale St., West Springfield, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

• Jan. 9, 2013 – Continuum Performance Center, 18 Maple Court, East Longmeadow, from 1 to 7 p.m.

• Jan. 10, 2013 – Tower Square, 1500 Main St., Springfield, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

• Jan. 12, 2013 – Dunkin' Donuts, 820 Memorial Drive, Chicopee, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

• Jan. 13, 2013 – Amelia Park, 21 South Broad St., Westfield, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

• Jan. 14, 2013 – Spa at Stoneybrook, 477 Britton St., Chicopee, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

• Jan. 15, 2013 – St. John's Lutheran Church, 60 Broad St., Westfield, from noon to 6 p.m.; Moose Family Center, 244 Fuller Road, Chicopee, from noon to 6 p.m.

• Jan. 16, 2013 – Eastfield Mall, 1655 Boston Road, Springfield, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Knights of Columbus, 460 Granby Road, Chicopee, from 1 to 7 p.m.

• Jan. 18, 2013 – St. Joan of Arc St. George School, 587 Grattan St., Chicopee, from 1 to 7 p.m.; Bethlehem Baptist Church, 216 Allen St., Hampden, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

• Jan. 24, 2013 – WWLP Channel 22 TV, 1 Broadcast Center, Chicopee, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

• Jan. 25, 2013 – Agawam Fire Department, 800 Main St., Agawam, from noon to 6 p.m.

• Jan. 26, 2013 – Holyoke Mall at Ingleside, 50 Holyoke St., Holyoke, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Our Savior's Lutheran, 319 Granby Road, South Hadley, from noon to 6 p.m.

• Jan. 29, 2013 – MassMutual Center, 1227 Main St., Springfield, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

• Jan. 30, 2013 – Westfield South Middle School, 30 West Silver St., Westfield, from 3 to 8 p.m.; Meredith-Springfield Associates Inc., 321 Moody St., Ludlow, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

• Jan. 31, 2013 – Agawam High School, 760 Cooper St., Agawam, from 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.



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