LifeStream asks local residents to come forward and give blood as nationwide blood shortage in effect
LifeStream blood bank is putting out an urgent call to action for local residents to help stem a nationwide blood shortage aggravated by continuing deep freeze conditions in much of the country.
All blood types and donation types are needed. Walk-ins are accepted at all LifeStream centers; appointments may be made by calling 800-879-4484 or visiting LStream.org.
LifeStream donor center locations and hours follow:
San Bernardino, 384 W. Orange Show Road: 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday; 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday; 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Riverside, 4006 Van Buren Blvd.: 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Mondays; 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays; 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sundays.
Ontario, 1959 W. Fourth St.: 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Mondays; 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
Victorville, 12520 Business Center Drive, Bldg. G: 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday; 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday.
La Quinta, 79-215 Corporate Centre Drive: 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Wednesday; 7 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday; Sunday by appointment.