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Washington-Douglas Headstart Hosts Blood Drive

By WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News Staff
By news@wbbjtv.com

JACKSON, Tenn.- In the midst of a two-week critical appeal for blood, those connected with an east Jackson school, roll up their sleeves to donate.

Thursday, Washington-Douglass Headstart, staff and parents of children at the school donated blood. They said they are happy to help those in need. As a result, more than 30 pints were collected.

Leaders of Lifeline Blood Services said the extended critical appeal will continue through Friday.

Beginning at noon, Friday, Bloodmobiles will be at the Walgreen's in Savannah, at the First United Methodist Church in Newbern and in Trezevant at West Carroll Elementary School.

The center on Sterling Farms Drive in Jackson will be from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m., Friday.