American Red Cross blood donors must be at least 17 years old, weigh at least 110 pounds and be in good health.

Donations are allowed every 56 days.

Donors should bring a form of photo identification and a list of all current medications.

For details about donating blood or to make an appointment, call 1-800-448-3543 or visit www.redcrossblood.org/northernohio

AREA LOCATIONS

March 1 -- Kent State University Student Center, Summit Street, Kent, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

March 1 -- Old South United Church of Christ, 9802 Chillicothe Road, Kirtland, 2 to 7 p.m.

March 2 -- Kenston High School, 9500 Bainbridge Road, Bainbridge Township, 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

March 2 -- University Hospitals Portage Medical Center, 6847 N. Chestnut St., Ravenna, noon to 6 p.m.

March 2 -- Cardinal High School, 14785 Thompson Ave., Middlefield, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

March 4 -- Solon Community Center, 35000 Portz Parkway, Solon, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

March 6 -- Cuyahoga Falls Library, 2015 3rd St., Cuyahoga Falls, noon to 5 p.m.

March 7 -- Holy Family Parish, Route 59, Stow, 1 to 7 p.m.

March 8 -- Kent State Tri-Towers, Loop and Leebrick drives, Kent, 1 to 6 p.m.

March 9 -- Bainbridge Township Hall, 17826 Chillicothe Road, Bainbridge Township 1 to 7 p.m.

March 11 -- Joe's Vinyl Window Shop, 15020 Shedd Road, Burton, 2 to 8 p.m.

For questions about criteria that may affect donors eligibility, such as travel to the United Kingdom or Europe, call 1-800-513-3341. To donate platelets, call 1-800-356-3339.