Blood donors urgently needed | WVU Medicine

Several drives scheduled for June and July in Mon, Marion, and Preston

Posted on 6/18/2021

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – The American Red Cross has a severe blood shortage. All blood types are needed, especially type O. Donations are crucial to support patients’ ongoing medical needs and unforeseen emergencies, including those at WVU Medicine hospitals, especially as the number of trauma cases, organ transplants, and elective surgeries rise.

More than a dozen blood drives are scheduled in Monongalia, Marion, and Preston counties throughout the remainder of June and all through July. All blood drives can be found at by using the search bar in the top right, and typing in the zip code or the sponsor code for the drive.

Upcoming blood drives include:

Monday, June 21

American Legion Post 174 Auxiliary in Sabraton

1-6 p.m.

Sponsor code: legion174

Wednesday, June 23

Pizazz Dance Academy in Sabraton

10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Sponsor code: pizazz

Monday, June 28

Christian and Missionary Alliance Church

1-6 p.m.

Sponsor code: cmamorgantown

Tuesday, June 29

Ford Lincoln of Morgantown at University Town Centre

10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Sponsor code: fordmorgantown

Wednesday, June 30

WVU Erickson Alumni Center

Sponsored by the Mountaineer Mascot Program

1:30-6 p.m.

Sponsor code: mountaineermascot

Thursday, July 1

Morgantown Mall in the former Justice store location

Noon to 5 p.m.

Sponsor code: motownmall

Tuesday, July 6

WVU Health Sciences Center Don Hoylman Family Atrium

Noon to 5 p.m.

Sponsor code: wvuhsc

Tuesday, July 13 

StoneBridge Baptist Church in Westover 

1-6 p.m. 

Sponsor code: stonebridge4u 

Thursday, July 15 

Westside Senior Center in Westover 

1-6 p.m. 

Sponsor code: westovercomm 

Friday, July 16 

White Hall Municipal Building

1-6 p.m. 

Sponsor code: whitehallcomm 

Monday, July 19 

Suncrest United Methodist Church 

1:30-7 p.m. 

Sponsor code: suncrestumc

Tuesday, July 20 

Fairmont Police Reserve Building

12:30-6 p.m. 

Sponsor Code: fairmontpolicereserve 

Wednesday, July 21 

WVU Health Sciences Center Don Hoylman Family Atrium 

Noon-5 p.m.

Sponsor code: wvuhsc 

South Ridge Church in Fairmont 

1-6 p.m. 

Sponsor code: southridgefairmont 

Thursday, July 22 

Bruceton Mills Fire Hall 

1-6 p.m. 

Sponsor code: bruceton 

Tuesday, July 27 

Hotel Morgan 

In honor of Demetry Walker

1-7 p.m. 

Sponsor code: walkerwarriors

Wednesday, July 28 

Courtyard Marriott at University Town Centre

1-6 p.m. 

Sponsor code: courtyardmorgantown  

Thursday, July 29 

St. Francis De Sales Church 

12:30-6 p.m. 

Sponsor code: stfranciswv

All dates and times are subject to change.

Appointments can be made by clicking the drive links above, visiting the Red Cross website, downloading the Blood Donor app, or by calling 1-800-RED-CROSS (733-2767).