Church plans blood drive

An American Red Cross blood drive will be from 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. Dec. 10 in the fellowship hall at First Baptist Church, 505 Community Drive, Seymour.

To donate, call 800-733-2767 or visit redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor keyword “firstbaptistseymourin”.

Donors of all blood types — especially those with types O negative, A negative and B negative — are needed. The Red Cross must collect 15,000 blood donations every day to meet the needs of patients at approximately 2,600 hospitals and transfusion centers nationwide.