Have you ever given blood currently? Georgia communities in pressing want as winter menace continues – WSB-TV Channel 2

ATLANTA — February is the month of affection. In a month crammed with presents and gestures, one other solution to present somebody that you simply care: donate blood.

In keeping with the American Purple Cross, climate techniques can disrupt blood drives and the power to supply crucial blood merchandise to hospitals.

Whereas hundreds have donated, blood provide is required now greater than ever.

The Purple Cross states that individuals of all blood types–especially kind O blood donors are probably the most wanted blood group by hospitals.

Platelet donors are wanted day by day to make sure blood merchandise can be found for hospitals at a second’s discover.

Residents who donate in February will obtain a $20 Amazon.com reward card by e-mail.

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For the total checklist of counties’ dates and availability or to schedule an appointment to offer blood or platelets, click on right here. Residents also can obtain the Purple Cross Blood Donor App, or name 1-800-RED CROSS.

Listed here are a couple of upcoming blood donation alternatives starting Feb.12 all through metro Atlanta:

Clayton County: Morrow

  • 2/15/2024: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., Metropolis of Morrow, 1500 Morrow Rd
  • 2/28/2024: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m., Morrow Excessive Faculty, 2299 Outdated Rex Morrow Street

Riverdale

  • 2/16/2024: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., Clayton County Hearth Division, 7810 Freeway 85

Clayton County: Jonesboro

  • 2/20/2024: 11 a.m. – 4 p.m., Perry Profession Heart, 137 Spring St

Cobb County: Acworth

  • 2/12/2024: 3 p.m. – 7 p.m., St. Clare of Assisi Catholic Church, 6301 Cedarcrest Street
  • 2/13/2024: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., Freedom Church, 3611 Cobb Parkway
  • 2/14/2024: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., Freedom Church, 3611 Cobb Parkway
  • 2/16/2024: 11:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Georgia Health, 3362 Acworth Summit Blvd

Atlanta

  • 2/15/2024: 1 p.m. – 5:30 p.m., Atlanta Braves, 755 Battery Avenue Southeast
  • 2/15/2024: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., Atlanta Braves, 755 Battery Avenue Southeast

Austell

  • 2/19/2024: 1 p.m. – 6 p.m., Wellstar Cobb Hospital/Girls’s Heart, 3950 Austell Street

Kennesaw

  • 2/15/2024: 2 p.m. – 7 p.m., Bullard Elementary Faculty, 3656 Outdated Stilesboro Street
  • 2/22/2024: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., Legacy Park, 4201 Legacy Park Circle
  • 2/29/2024: 1 p.m. – 6 p.m., Northwest Household YMCA, 1700 Dennis Kemp Lane

Marietta

2/12/2024: 8 a.m. – 2:45 p.m., Cobb Blood Donation Heart, East Lake Procuring Heart, 2145 Roswell Street Suite 250

2/13/2024: 1 p.m. – 7:45 p.m., Cobb Blood Donation Heart, East Lake Procuring Heart, 2145 Roswell Street Suite 250

2/13/2024: 2 p.m. – 7 p.m., St. Paul UMC, 244 Kurtz Street

2/14/2024: 1 p.m. – 7:45 p.m., Cobb Blood Donation Heart, East Lake Procuring Heart, 2145 Roswell Street Suite 250

2/14/2024: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., Cobb County-Marietta Water Authority, 1170 Atlanta Industrial Drive

Powder Springs

  • 2/12/2024: 2 p.m. – 7 p.m., Macland Presbyterian Church, 3615 Macland Rd
  • 2/13/2024: 3 p.m. – 8 p.m., Church of Latter Day Saints – Powder Springs, 2595 New Macland Rd.

Smyrna

  • 2/12/2024: 3 p.m. – 7 p.m., Smyrna Neighborhood Heart, 200 Village Inexperienced Circle
  • 2/13/2024: 12 p.m. – 5 p.m., Wellstar Vinings Well being Park, 4441 Atlanta Rd

DeKalb County: Decatur

  • 2/12/2024: 3 p.m. – 7 p.m., North Decatur UMC, 1523 Church Road
  • 2/21/2024: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., First Christian Church of Decatur, 601 West Ponce de Leon Avenue
  • 2/23/2024: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., Decatur Library, 215 Sycamore Road
  • 2/27/2024: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., Dekalb Medical Heart Girls’s Heart, 2701 N. Decatur Street

Tucker

  • 2/20/2024: 12 p.m. – 4 p.m., Metropolis of Tucker Parks and Recreation, 4898 Lavista Rd
  • 2/22/2024: 2:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., Tucker First United Methodist Church, 2397 Fourth Road

DeKalb County: Clarkston

  • 2/27/2024: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., CN-Bookstore, 555 N Indian Creek Dr

Decatur

  • 2/25/2024: 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., Home of Hope Atlanta, 4650 Flat Shoals Pkwy

Douglas County: Douglasville

  • 2/13/2024: 11 a.m. – 4 p.m., Douglasville Public Security Advanced, 2083 Fairburn Rd
  • 2/14/2024: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., Douglasville First United Methodist Church-Tidwll Corridor, 6167 Prestley Mill Street

Peachtree Metropolis

  • 2/26/2024: 1 p.m. – 5 p.m., Keller Williams Peachtree Metropolis, 1200 Commerce Drive, Suite 110

Fulton County: Alpharetta

  • 2/12/2024: 1 p.m. – 7:45 p.m., Alpharetta Blood Donation Heart, 3000 Outdated Alabama RD, Suite 110
  • 2/13/2024: 12:45 p.m. – 7:45 p.m., Alpharetta Blood Donation Heart, 3000 Outdated Alabama RD, Suite 110
  • 2/14/2024: 12:45 p.m. – 7:45 p.m., Alpharetta Blood Donation Heart, 3000 Outdated Alabama RD, Suite 110
  • 2/14/2024: 8 a.m. – 1 p.m., Hewlett Packard Enterprise, 5555 Windward Parkway, Mail Cease A3D702C

Atlanta

  • 2/12/2024: 7:45 a.m. – 2:45 p.m., Midtown Blood Donation Heart, 1955 Monroe Drive
  • 2/13/2024: 1 p.m. – 7:45 p.m., Midtown Blood Donation Heart, 1955 Monroe Drive
  • 2/13/2024: 11 a.m. – 4 p.m., City Life Constructing, 140 Decatur Road
  • 2/13/2024: 12 p.m. – 4 p.m., Piedmont Atlanta Hospital 1984 Constructing, 1968 Peachtree Street, NW

Duluth

2/12/2024: 1 p.m. – 7:45 p.m., Duluth Blood Donation Heart, 3090 Premiere Pkwy, Suite 500

2/13/2024: 12:45 p.m. – 7:45 p.m., Duluth Blood Donation Heart, 3090 Premiere Pkwy, Suite 500

2/14/2024: 12:45 p.m. – 7:45 p.m., Duluth Blood Donation Heart, 3090 Premiere Pkwy, Suite 500

2/15/2024: 12:45 p.m. – 7:45 p.m., Duluth Blood Donation Heart, 3090 Premiere Pkwy, Suite 500

2/16/2024: 9:30 a.m. – 4:15 p.m., Duluth Blood Donation Heart, 3090 Premiere Pkwy, Suite 500

2/17/2024: 8 a.m. – 2:45 p.m., Duluth Blood Donation Heart, 3090 Premiere Pkwy, Suite 500

Suwanee

2/15/2024: 12 p.m. – 5 p.m., Riverwatch Center Faculty, 610 James Burgess Street

2/15/2024: 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., Gwinnett County Public Faculties Educational Assist Heart, 437 Outdated Peachtree Street NW, Educational Assist Heart

2/22/2024: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., Metropolis of Suwanee, 330 City Heart Ave

2/29/2024: 2 p.m. – 6 p.m., Richland Neighborhood Clubhouse, 2074 Quinton Place

Gwinnett County: Lawrenceville

2/28/2024: 12 p.m. – 4 p.m., Gwinnett Faculty of Arithmetic, Science, and Know-how, 970 McElvaney Ln NW

Henry County: McDonough

2/27/2024: 2 p.m. – 7 p.m., McDonough Presbyterian Church, 427 McGarity Street

2/27/2024: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m., Henry County Academy for Superior Research, 401 East Tomlinson Road

Stockbridge

2/28/2024: 11 a.m. – 4 p.m., Piedmont Henry, 1133 Eagles Touchdown Parkway

Rockdale County: Conyers

2/12/2024: 12 p.m. – 7 p.m., Conyers Blood Donation Heart, 2445 Salem Street SE, Suite 206F/207G

2/13/2024: 12 p.m. – 7 p.m., Conyers Blood Donation Heart, 2445 Salem Street SE, Suite 206F/207G

2/14/2024: 12 p.m. – 7 p.m., Conyers Blood Donation Heart, 2445 Salem Street SE, Suite 206F/207G

2/16/2024: 8 a.m. – 3 p.m., Conyers Blood Donation Heart, 2445 Salem Street SE, Suite 206F/207G

2/17/2024: 8 a.m. – 3 p.m., Conyers Blood Donation Heart, 2445 Salem Street SE, Suite 206F/207G

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