Are you giving blood this week? It takes just a little amount of time and your donation is crucial to the American Red Cross. Did you know that 1 pint can save up to 3 lives? Every two seconds someone in the U.S. needs blood and more than 41,000 blood donations are needed every day. Let's do our part.

Here is where you can donate this week:

  • May 4
  • Penney Memorial Church, 35 Grove St., Augusta, 1:00 PM – 7:00 PM

  • May 5
  • Bank of America, 5 Industrial Parkway, Brunswick, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

  • May 6
  • Ames True Value Hardware Supply, 447 Bath Road, Wiscasset, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
    ARC Mid Coast Chapter, 16 Community Way, Topsham, 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM

  • May 7
  • Monmouth Federal Credit Union, 1176 Main Street, Monmouth, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Richmond HS Gym, 118 Main St., Richmond, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    Leavitt High School, 21 Matthews Way, Turner, 7:45 AM – 1:00 PM

  • May 8
  • Monmouth Academy, 96 Academy Road, Monmouth, 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    MaineGeneral Medical Center, 149 North Street, Waterville, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
    Coastal Humane Society, 190 Pleasant Street, Brunswick, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM

  • May 10
  • Lowes Brunswick, 250 Bath Road, Brunswick, 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM

You can also donate daily at the Central Maine Medical Center Blood Donation Center in Lewiston from 11:45am-7pm.

To make a blood donation appointment, please call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767)