Blood drives coming up in Cheney, Argonia


A mobile blood drive will be held at St. Joseph Catholic School in Conway Springs on June 29.
The blood drive will run from 12 to 5 p.m. The school is located at 304 N. 5th.
A blood drive in Cheney will take place next Monday. It will run 1-6 p.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 639 Lincoln.
Make an appointment to donate by downloading the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting, calling 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or enabling the Blood Donor Skill on any Alexa Echo device.
You can find additional blood drives online at
All blood types are needed to ensure a reliable supply for patients. A blood donor card or driver’s license or two other forms of identification are required at check-in. Individuals who are 17 years of age in most states (16 with parental consent in Kansas), weigh at least 110 pounds and are in generally good health may be eligible to donate blood. High school students and other donors 18 years of age and younger also have to meet certain height and weight requirements.