Are you looking to help others? One way you can help others, especially with the COVID-19 vaccines being handed out, is to donate your blood. Their are multiple blood drives happening in close by cities.
The Ozarks Healthcare and the Community Blood Center of the Ozarks will be holding a blood drive on Friday, April 16, 2021, from noon to 6:00 pm. The drive will take place at the Willard Hunter Classroom in the Ozarks Healthcare Parkway Center at 1211 Porter Wagoner Blvd in West Plains. 
Another blood drive will take place in Thayer, Missouri, at the First Baptist Church Christian Activity Center. The drive is on Tuesday, April 20, 2021, from 2-6:00 pm. The American Red Cross is the one hosting this blood drive. For more information you can call 800-733-2767. If you want to schedule an appointment, you can go to RedCrossBlood.org and enter FBC Thayer. 
The American Red Cross is going to hold a blood drive in Alton, Missouri, at the Alton High School. The drive will be on Thursday, May 6, 2021, from 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm. If you want to schedule an appointment you can call 1-800-733-2767 or you can go to RedCrossBlood.org and enter AltonHS.