Advanced Academy Sponsors Blood Drive
The Advanced Academy of Georgia at the University of West Georgia is sponsoring an American Red Cross Blood Drive on Saturday, April 12, from 1 – 6 p.m. at the Honors College on Maple Street. The Academy has pledged a minimum of 55 participants and coordinators of the event ask that donors register in advance.
Logo courtesy American Red Cross.
Qualifications for donors include being at least 17 years old, weighing 110 pounds or more and having not donated blood in the last eight weeks. Minors must have parental permission and the form can be obtained through the Academy’s office.
Since its founding in 1881, the American Red Cross has been the nation’s premier emergency response organization. The organization specializes not only in collection, processing and distribution of blood, but also in international relief and development programs, educational programs for health and safety and community services that help the needy.
For more information, call 678-839-6249.