Central California Blood Center will be in Madera at four different times and places this month to accept donations to help San Joaquin Valley patients in need of transfusions.
A blood drive will be Monday at Madera Unified School District, 1902 Howard Road, from 2 to 4:30 p.m., according to Priscilla Cullers from the center.
The next will be 2 to 5 p.m. Nov. 18 at Madera Community Hospital, 1250 E. Almond Ave.
A third will be at Madera Irrigation District, 12152 Road 28 1/4, from 2 to 4:30 p.m. Nov. 21.
The final scheduled drive this month will be at Eastern Star Madera, 123 South B St., from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Nov. 28.
For information, call 1-800-404-BLOOD (2566) or 389-LIFE (5433).