Community Blood Drive
The City of Seal Beach has partnered with the American Red Cross to host a monthly community blood drive at the Mary Wilson Library/Senior Center located at 707 Electric Ave, Seal Beach. The next blood drive is July 18 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Future dates are Aug. 25, Sept. 22, Oct. 27, Nov. 24 and Dec. 29 For more information or to make an appointment to donate, call the American Red Cross at (800) 733-2767 or sign up online at redcrossblood. org (use the sponsor code Seal Beach). Additionally, participants will have an opportunity to expedite their blood donation appointment by completing the required predonation reading and health history questionnaire online, prior to their appointment by visiting RedCrossBlood.org/rapidPass.
Hosting a blood drive coincides with the City of Seal Beach’s core values of giving back to the community. According to the American Red Cross, blood is routinely transfused to patients with cancer and other diseases, premature babies, organ transplant recipients, and trauma victims.