American Red Cross collector Valerie Keys (left) of Beaver, Pa., prepares Calcutta Lions Club member Janet Christen for her blood donation Monday afternoon at Paul Metrovich Community Center in Calcutta. Around every 56 days, the club hosts a blood drive for the non-profit organization, as that is the frequency that people may donate, according to the American Red Cross website. Eligibility requirements also include donor must be in good health and not feeling unwell, must be age 16 or older in most states and weigh more than 110 lbs. They include from 1 to 6:30 p.m. Monday at Darlington Township Municipal Building, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. July 28 at Midland (Pa.) gymnasium and 12:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. July 30 at Chester American Legion. (Photo by Stephanie Ujhelyi).


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