During Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to give blood to support cancer patients and others. 

To make an appointment to give blood, download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit http://redcrossblood.org or call 1-800- RED CROSS (1-800- 733-2767).

An upcoming blood drive in this area will be held from noon to 6 p.m. Oct. 27 at St Peter’s United Church of Christ, 111 Pine St. in Inman.