Blood drives in Thatcher, Safford

THATCHER — Area residents hoping to refill area blood banks after the recent holiday weekend will have two local opportunities to donate.

The ASEAC Ribbon Club of Eastern Arizona College will host a Leaders Save Lives blood drive Friday, June 5, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the EAC Hoopes Activities Center.

On Saturday, June 6, All Saints Episcopal Church in Safford will host a blood drive from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the parish hall.

Donors at both events will be temperature checked before donation to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

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