Fayetteville To Hold Sponsored Blood Drive

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FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) – The Community Blood Center of the Ozarks’ mobile unit will be on the Fayetteville Square this week for the City of Fayetteville’s sponsored blood drive, according to a release.

The blood drive is scheduled to take place on Sept. 24 from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m., the release states.

The CBCO provides blood for use by patients at the 38 area hospitals, according to the release. The center has issued a Code Yellow Alert for O Negative blood Type, and there is currently less than a two-day supply of this blood type on hospital shelves, the release states.

For more information about donating blood, visit www.cbco.org.