Rocky Mount Prep to Host Blood Drive for the American Red Cross

Rocky Mount Prep is pleased to announce that it is hosting a blood drive to benefit the American Red Cross. The event will take place Wednesday, October 3rd in the Rocky Mount Prep gym from 8:30am-1:00pm. 
 
General guidelines for blood donation (per the American Red Cross):
  • Be in good general health and feeling well.
  • Be at least 17 years old in most states (16 years old with parental consent in some states).
  • Weigh at least 110 lbs. Additional height and weight requirements apply for donors 18 years old and younger and all high school student donors.
  • Have not donated blood in the last 56 days.
If you meet these general guidelines, please consider donating. Blood is the most precious gift that anyone can give to another person — the gift of life. Hope begins with you.
 
For more information, please contact Allison Ellis at aellis@rmprep.org.