Indiana Blood Center needing donations, unable to fill hospital orders

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INDIANA (WTHI) – Over Memorial Day weekend one Indiana hospital alone required 40 additional units of blood to teat an injured four-year-old.

And then on Tuesday the highest number of total units was needed by Indiana hospitals this year. On Wednesday, the Indiana Blood Center was unable to fill 105 hospital orders.

Don’t forget you can donate today at any participating blood center and receive an Indiana Pacers t-shirt while also being entered for a chance to win a pair of Club Level Playoff tickets for Game 5 tonight.

Participating centers include:

Avon – Hendricks Regional Health YMCA, 301 Satori Parkway, Avon
Carmel – 726 Adams Street, Suite 150, Carmel
Columbus – 1435 North National Road, Columbus
Downtown Indianapolis – 3450 N. Meridian St., Indpls
Fishers – 7458 East Fishers Station Drive, Fishers
Greenwood – 8739 South US Highway 31, Indianapolis
Lafayette – 2200 Elmwood Ave., Suite D-16, Lafayette
Muncie – 1609 West McGalliard Road, Muncie
Terre Haute – 2021 South Third Street, Terre Haute

Or for more information please call (317) 916-5150 or 1-800-632-4722 ext 5150. Walk-ins are allowed but scheduled appointments are preferable.

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