Updated: 06/26/2014 7:43 AM
Created: 06/26/2014 7:42 AM WHEC.com
Summer is finally here, the weather's heating up, families are planning vacations but something you might not think of is summer is also a time when there's a serious need for blood donations.
News10NBC and the American Red Cross are making it easy for you to help save a life this summer. The 100 Days of Summer, 100 Days of Hope blood drive will be held at the DoubleTree Hotel on Jefferson Road from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. today.
Choose your day, choose June 26 to save a life.
Blood donation facts from the American Red Cross Blood Services:
There are four easy steps to donating blood:
For Red Cross eligibility guidelines and appointment scheduling, please call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit www.redcrossblood.org.