PORTER COUNTY | The American Red Cross blood drive scheduled for Thursday at the Valparaiso Chamber of Commerce has been canceled. However, there will be a blood drive from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Washington Evangelical Free Church in the gymnasium,3805 LaPorte Ave.
To schedule an appointment to donate, call (800) RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org for more information. Individuals who are 17 years of age (16 with parental permission in Indiana and Ohio), meet weight and height requirements (110 pounds or more, depending on their height) and are in generally good health may be eligible to donate blood. Please bring your Red Cross blood donor card or other form of positive ID when you come to donate.