Arizona Wing continues its support of the American Red Cross during the COVID19 pandemic by scheduling four additional emergency blood drives. The schedule includes:
- June 9-10, Falcon Composite Squadron in Mesa, from 9 am – 2 pm on the 9th and from 10 am – 3 pm on the 10th
- June 15 and 17, 388th Composite Squadron in Glendale, from 10 am – 3 pm
- July 7, Cochise Composite Squadron in Sierra Vista, from 9 am – 3 pm
Reservations are required for all blood drives. Click on this link to go the American Red Cross site to sign up for a donation time.
In three blood drives held so far under the Arizona Wing’s Operation Pulse Lift banner, 126 units of blood were donated.
Donate blood at any American Red Cross or Vitalant blood drive or donation center. Find Red Cross locations here and Vitalant locations here. Once you have donated, send an email to Lt. Col. Bob Ditch, Incident Commander for the AZ Wing COVID-19 response mission (firstname.lastname@example.org). Let him know that you donated and your contribution will be credited toward the total amount of blood collected through CAP.