A blood drive for the BloodCenter of Wisconsin will be held in Sussex on Thursday, Nov. 15.
The drive will be from 1:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Sussex Community Armory, W237 N5678 Maple Ave.
Waukesha Memorial Hospital and Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare- Elmbrook rely on BloodCenter of Wisconsin for a steady supply of blood to treat their patients.
Donors can scheduled an appointment by calling (877) 232-4376 or (414) 937-6199.
To donate, you must be 17 or older, in general good health and meets eligibility requirements. For 16-year-olds to donate, they must have parental consent.
The entire process takes about an hour. Donors are asked to bring a photo ID that includes birth date. For information, call 1 (877) BE-A-HERO or visit www.bcw.edu.