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Red Cross, CVS & Senator Brian Jones to Host Blood Donation Day in El Cajon

Who?

American Red Cross of San Diego, CVS, Senator Brian Jones (R-Santee) and local community leaders.

What?

The American Red Cross Bloodmobile will be in El Cajon for local residents to donate blood.
 
PLEASE USE THIS LINK TO SCHEDULE YOUR APPOINTMENT TO DONATE. Donors are asked to make an appointment before showing up to donate in order to manage the flow of donors appropriately in alignment with social distancing practices.

Where?

The CVS parking lot at 572 Fletcher Pkwy, El Cajon, CA 92020.

When?

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 from 10:00am to 4:00pm.

Why?

Blood donations are running very low due to concerns over the coronavirus.

Donating blood is considered “essential” and is an exemption to the Governor’s “Stay at Home” Executive Order.

All safe medical practices and social distancing will be in effect at the Bloodmobile site.

For more information, please contact Christine Welch of the Red Cross at (909) 374-0376 and christine.welch@redcross.org or John Mendez, District Representative for Senator Brian Jones at (619) 396-9017 and john.mendez@sen.ca.gov.