Yellow Alert Issued, Blood Donations Needed

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The Community Blood Center of the Ozarks (CBCO) has issued a Code Yellow alert for A negative and O negative blood types.

This means hospital shelves are stocked with less than a two-day supply of those blood types. Donations are needed immediately.

 If you wish to donate, blood drives will be held at the following locations:

Monday, March 3 –

  • Fayetteville – 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
    Haas Hall Academy, 3155 N. College, Suite 8

 

Tuesday, March 4 –

  • Greenland – 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
    Greenland High School, 30 N. Sandy

 

Wednesday, March 5 –

  • Bentonville – 9:00a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
    Outdoor Cap, 1200 Melissa Ln.
  • Bentonville – 9:00a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
    NWACC, 1 College Dr.

 

Thursday, March 6 –

  • Fayetteville – 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    Washington Regional Medical Center, 3215 N. North Hills
  • Siloam Springs – 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    Siloam Springs Regional Hospital, 603 N. Progress Ave.

 

Friday, March 7 –

  • Green Forest – 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
    Green Forest High School, 800 Philllips Ave.

 

The CBCO’s Springdale Donor Center at 3503 S. Thompson will also be open Monday- Thursday 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

For more information on donation requirements visit www.cbco.org or call 1-800-280-5337.