Houston’s Home for News is teaming up with Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center for their annual blood drive, June 10-14. Donors receive a T-shirt as a recognition for their selfless donation.
*While supplies last. Promotion item may be substituted for item of equal value.
Please Note: Appointments Preferred.
Donate at any Neighborhood Donor Center or at one of the blood drives below:
Thursday, June 10, 2021
House of Blues (Donor Coach)
1204 Caroline St., Bronze Peacock Room, Houston, TX 77002 | 10:00 AM-2:30 PM
Gallery Furniture - Grand Parkway (Donor Coach)
7227 W Grand Parkway S., Richmond, TX 77406 | 1:30-5:00 PM
Echelon on 99 (Inside Setup the Clubhouse)
19400 West Bellfort Street, Richmond, TX 77407 | 3:00-7:30 PM
Memorial Hermann System Services (Inside Setup in the London Room)
909 Frostwood Houston, TX 77024 | 10:00 AM-2:00 PM
Friday, June 11, 2021
Snooze- Heights (Donor Coach)
718 W 18th St A., Houston, TX 77008 | 8:00-11:00 AM
Prasek's Smokehouse Sealy (Donor Coach)
2949 SW I-10 Frontage Rd., Sealy, TX 77474 | 3:30 AM-6:30 PM
Camping World Katy (Donor Coach)
27905 Katy Freeway, Katy, TX 77494 | 3:20-6:45 PM
Willowbrook Mall (Donor Coach)
2000 Willowbrook Mall, Houston, TX 77070 | 1:30-5:00 PM
Saturday, June 12, 2021
Chapelwood United Methodist Church (Donor Coach)
11140 Greenbay Street, Houston, TX 77024 | 10:00 AM-2:00 PM
Sunday, June 13, 2021
Christ The King Lutheran Church (Donor Coach)
3803 West Lake Houston Parkway, Humble, TX 77346 | 9:00 AM-1:30 PM
St. Jerome Catholic Church (Inside Setup in the Parish Hall)
8825 Kempwood, Houston, TX 77080 | 8:00 AM-4:00 PM
Pines Presbyterian Church (Inside Setup in the Gym)
12751 Kimberly, Houston, TX 77024 | 10:00 AM-2:00 PM
The Church at 1548 Heights (Inside Setup Fellowship Hall)
1548 Heights, Houston, TX 77008 | 9:00 AM-1:30 PM
Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center is offering complimentary testing on all blood donations for the COVID-19 antibody. The FDA authorized this test to detect antibodies against SARS-Co V-2 and it is not intended for diagnosis of COVID-19. We will invite donors who test positive for the antibodies to return and give convalescent plasma to help patients recover in local hospitals.
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As of June 15, 2020, Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center is testing all blood donations for the COVID-19 antibody.
Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center is using the Roche Diagnostics Elecsys Anti-SARS-CoV-2 Test and the Ortho VITROS Immunodiagnostic Products Anti-SARS-CoV-2 IgG. These tests are authorized by the FDA under an Emergency Use Authorization, which means it can be used only during the time of the Coronavirus pandemic crisis. This test is authorized by the FDA only for detecting the presence of antibodies against SARS-CoV-2 and is not intended for diagnosis of COVID-19.
**This program will be discontinued on August 1, 2021**