— An urgent need for all blood types has been announced by LIFELINE Blood Services today. The blood supply is less than one day’s worth. LIFELINE is in dire need of donors willing to roll up their sleeves as soon as possible. “The winter storm has negatively impacted our blood collections. We urgently ask our donors to step up and make the time to donate today. Our West TN patients are counting on us!” said Melinda Reid, Marketing Manager with LIFELINE Blood Services. LIFELINE Blood Services is offering a $25 e-gift card to all donors during the Critical Appeal.
LIFELINE Blood Services, located at 183 Sterling Farms Drive, is open Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. Walk-ins are welcome. The Dyersburg Center is located at 1130 HWY 51 Bypass, Suite 19 & 20, and is open Saturday and Wednesday 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., Sunday through Tuesday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. No appointment is necessary to donate whole blood. Updates on operating hours will be posted on lifelinebloodserv.org as well as on social media.