Support local, national blood needs by donating around Independence Day

As local residents approach Independence Day and what will be a long weekend for many, Vitalant — formerly known as United Blood Services — is bracing for a shortfall of nearly 8,500 blood donations across the nation. To help bolster blood supplies, Whataburger has partnered with Vitalant to thank all June 29-July 7 Valley blood […]

Wellness event, blood drive to be held at AJ Multi-Generational Center

Apache Junction Parks and Recreation will hold its annual wellness event and blood drive on Saturday, Nov. 17. The health event will be held at the Multi-Generational Center, 1035 N. Idaho Road, according to a press release, noting that United Blood Services will have its Blood Mobile on site from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. […]

Apache Junction to host blood drive in City Hall parking lot

The city of Apache Junction will host its next blood drive from 6:30-11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 14 as the United Blood Services Bloodmobile will be in the City Hall parking lot, 300 E. Superstition Blvd. The city is reminding donors to bring a photo identification and drink plenty of water and eat a light meal […]