The City of Georgetown will host a Blood Drive Nov. 13 for We Are Blood, the nonprofit community blood supplier for Central Texas. The event is from 11:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Georgetown Recreation Center, 1003 N. Austin Avenue.
Appointments are required for blood donors and can be scheduled through the We Are Blood website or by calling at 512-206-1242. Donors should bring a government-issued photo ID and must wear a mask in the Recreation Center. Staff at the event will screen for COVID-19 with donors and will follow safe practices such as cleaning surfaces after each donor. Those who are donating should have a meal 2-3 hours prior to donating.
We Are Blood will conduct COVID-19 antibody testing on all donations.
For eligibility questions, assistance signing up, or more information, call We Are Blood at 512-206-1242 or visit their website at WeAreBlood.org.