Blood drive at Air Zoo
Updated: Saturday, August 3 2013, 01:03 AM EDT
PORTAGE, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - A big blood drive is being held Wednesday at the Air Zoo in Portage to help alleviate a shortage.
The drive is being held by the American Red Cross and runs from 10:15 to 4:00.
To donate you must be 17-years-old, weigh at least 110 pounds, be in good health and have a photo ID or donor card.
According to the American Red Cross, every two-seconds someone in the U.S. needs a blood transfusion.
Just one donation of a pint of blood can save up to three lives.