There’s a critical need for blood donations after winter storms. Here’s how to help in Georgia

There’s a critical need for blood donations after winter storms. Here’s how to help in Georgia
American Red Cross in Georgia reporting severe shortage in blood donations

Last week’s winter storms is impacting the nations blood and platelet supply. The American Red Cross says the cold weather and storms forced it to cancel blood drives in 30-states.

The Red Cross is asking healthy donors to donate, including here in Georgia. As always, there is a critical need for type “o” blood.

Here’s a county-by-county list of upcoming blood donation opportunities over the next two weeks.

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Butts County

  • Feb. 23, 2 p.m. - 7 p.m., First Baptist Church High Falls, 4408 High Falls Road

Carroll County

  • Feb. 25, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., Villa Rica Public Library, 869 Dallas Highway, Villa Rica
  • Feb. 26, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., Harrison Contracting Company, 65 East Industrial Ct., Villa Rica
  • Feb. 27, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Tyus Baptist Church, 4514 Tyus-Carrollton Road, Carrollton
  • March 3, 3 p.m. - 8 p.m., Carroll County Sheriff’s Office, 1000 Newnan Road, Carrollton
  • March 4, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., Villa Rica Public Library, 869 Dallas Highway, Villa Rica
  • March 5, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m., Tanner Medical Center, 705 Dixie St., Carrollton
  • March 5, 2 p.m. - 7 p.m., Temple City Gym, 240 Rome Street, Temple
  • March 8, 2 p.m. - 7 p.m., Central Middle School, 155 Whooping Creek Road
  • March 10, 2 p.m. - 7 p.m., Catalyst Church, 1103 N. GA-113, Carrollton

Cherokee County

  • Feb. 23, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., G. Cecil Pruett Community Center YMCA, 151 Waleska St
  • Feb. 23, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Hickory Flat Library, 2740 East Cherokee Drive
  • Feb. 26, 2 p.m. - 7 p.m., Sixes United Methodist Church, 8385 Bells Ferry Road, Canton
  • Feb. 26, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., U-Haul Moving & Storage of Woodstock, 11300 Highway 92, Woodstock
  • March 9, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Hickory Flat Library, 2740 East Cherokee Drive, Canton
  • March 14, 8 a.m. - 1 p.m., First Baptist Church, 11905 Hwy 92
  • March 15, 12:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m., Canton American Legion, 160 Mcclure Street

Coweta County

  • Feb. 23, 1 p.m. - 6 p.m., Legacy Christian Church, 1150 Rockaway Rd, Newnan
  • Feb. 26, 2 p.m. - 7 p.m., Newnan City Church Newnan, 17 1st Avenue, Newnan
  • March 1, 2 p.m. - 7 p.m., Newnan City Church Newnan, 17 1st Avenue, Newnan
  • March 2, 2 p.m. - 7 p.m., Southwest Christian Church, 3836 Hwy 29, Newnan
  • March 4, 12 p.m. - 5 p.m., Newnan 1st UMC -Parrish Hall, 33 Greenville St, Newnan
  • March 4, 1 p.m. - 6 p.m., Community Christian Church, 1717 GA-154, Sharpsburg
  • March 5, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m., Piedmont Newnan Hospital, 745 Poplar Road
  • March 8, 2 p.m. - 7 p.m., Central Middle School, 155 Whooping Creek Road
  • March 8, 2 p.m. - 7 p.m., Newnan Church of Christ, 2675 Highway 34 East
  • March 15: 2 p.m. - 7 p.m., Newnan Presbyterian Church, 38 Greenville Street

DeKalb County

  • Feb. 22, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., Dunwoody Library, 5339 Chamblee-Dunwoody Road
  • Feb. 22-23, 12 p.m. - 5 p.m., First Baptist Church of Atlanta, 4400 North Peachtree Road
  • Feb. 22, 2 p.m. - 7 p.m., Embry Hills United Methodist Church, 3304 Henderson Mill Road
  • Feb. 24, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Brookhaven UMC, 1366 N Druid Hills Rd
  • Feb. 24, 1:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m., Kirkwood United Church of Christ, 100 Rogers St NE
  • Feb. 24, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., First Christian Church of Decatur, 601 West Ponce de Leon Avenue
  • Feb. 24, 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m., Stage Door Players - Theatre, 5339 Chamblee Dunwoody Road Suite D
  • Feb. 26, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., Clarkston First Baptist Church, 4007 Church St, Clarkston
  • Feb. 26, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Decatur Library, 215 Sycamore Street, Decatur
  • March 2, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., City of Tucker Parks and Recreation, 4898 Lavista Rd, Tucker
  • March 3, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Lucious Sanders Rec Center, 2484 Bruce Street, Lithonia
  • March 4, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Dekalb Medical Center Women’s Center, 2701 N. Decatur Road
  • March 7, 8 a.m. - 1 p.m., Saint Thomas More Catholic Church, 624 West Ponce De Leon Avenue
  • March 8, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Dekalb County Public Library Hairston Crossing, 4911 Redan Road, Stone Mountain
  • March 9, 1 p.m. - 6 p.m., Decatur Library, 215 Sycamore Street
  • March 11, 2:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m., Tucker First United Methodist Church, 2397 Fourth Street
  • March 12, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Dunwoody United Methodist Church, 1548 Mt Vernon Road, Dunwoody
  • March 12, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., Dunwoody Library, 5339 Chamblee-Dunwoody Road, Dunwoody
  • March 12, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Decatur Library, 215 Sycamore Street, Decatur
  • March 13, 8 a.m. - 1 p.m., Winters Chapel United Methodist Church, 5105 Winters Chapel Rd
  • March 15, 2:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m., First Christian Church of Atlanta, 4532 Lavista Road

Douglas County

  • Feb. 25, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m., Hunter Park Community Center, 8830 Gurley Rd, Douglasville
  • Feb. 26, 2 p.m. - 7 p.m., Douglasville First United Methodist Church, 6167 Prestley Mill Road
  • March 3, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., American Red Cross, 9851 Commerce Way
  • March 8, 3 p.m. - 8 p.m., Midway United Methodist Church, 1930 Midway Road
  • March 10, 10:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., WellStar Douglas Hospital B Building, 8954 Hospital Drive
  • March 10, 1 p.m. - 6 p.m., American Red Cross, 9851 Commerce Way

Fayette County

  • Feb. 22-23, Feb. 25-27, March 1-3, March 15, 11:45 a.m. - 7 p.m., Fayetteville Blood Donation Center, 100-120 Promenade
  • Feb. 23, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Crowne Plaza Atlanta SW - Peachtree City, 201 Aberdeen Parkway
  • Feb. 25, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Flatcreek Country Club (ClubCorp), 100 Flat Creek Road, Peachtree City
  • Feb. 26, 2 p.m. - 7 p.m., The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints- Fayetteville, 2021 Redwine Road
  • March 2, 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m., Glenloch Recreation Complex, 601 Stevens Entry, Peachtree City
  • March 4, 11:15 a.m. - 6:30 p.m., Fayetteville Blood Donation Center, 100-120 Promenade Parkway
  • March 5-6 7:45 a.m. - 3 p.m., Fayetteville Blood Donation Center, 100-120 Promenade Parkway
  • March 8-9, 11:45 a.m. - 7 p.m., Fayetteville Blood Donation Center, 100-120 Promenade Parkway
  • March 10, 2 p.m. - 7 p.m., Grace Church, 164 Flat CreekTrail
  • March 11, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Piedmont Fayette Hospital Building 1279, 1279 W. Hwy 54
  • March 11, 11:15 a.m. - 6:30 p.m., Fayetteville Blood Donation Center, 100-120 Promenade Parkway
  • March 12-13, 7:45 a.m. - 3 p.m., Fayetteville Blood Donation Center, 100-120 Promenade Parkway

Forsyth County

  • Feb. 23, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Sharon Springs Park, 1950 Sharon Road
  • Feb. 24 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Coal Mountain Park, 3560 Settingdown Road
  • March 2, 2 p.m. - 7 p.m., Brookwood Baptist Fellowship Building, 2775 Brookwood Road
  • March 3, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Sharon Springs Park, 1950 Sharon Road
  • March 3, 2 p.m. - 7 p.m., Sharon Forks Library, 2820 Old Atlanta Road
  • March 5, 7 a.m. - 12 p.m., 12 p.m. - 5 p.m., Northside Hospital - Forsyth County, 1200 Northside Forsyth Drive
  • March 5 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Forsyth County Senior Center, 595 Dahlonega Street
  • March 8, 2 p.m. - 7 p.m., Midway Park, 5100 Post Road
  • March 11, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., Church of Jesus Christ Latter Day Saints - Coal Mntn Bldg, 3185 Dahlonega Highway

Fulton County

Alpharetta

  • Feb. 22-25, March 1-4, March 8-11, March 15; 12:45 p.m. - 7:45 p.m., Alpharetta Blood Donation Center, 3000 Old Alabama RD, Suite 110
  • Feb. 25, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Northside Hospital - Alpharetta Adminstration, 3400 C Milton Parkway Suite 310
  • Feb. 26, 9:15 a.m. - 4:15 p.m., Alpharetta Blood Donation Center, 3000 Old Alabama RD, Suite 110
  • Feb. 27-28, March 6-7, March 13-14, 7:45 a.m. - 2:45 p.m., Alpharetta Blood Donation Center, 3000 Old Alabama RD, Suite 110
  • March 4, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., Encore Commons, 555 North Point Center East,, Suite 275
  • March 8-9, 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., North Point Community Church Alpharetta, 4350 North Point parkway
  • March 9, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Fulton County Service Center - Alpharetta, 11575 Maxwell Road
  • March 10, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Falls of Autry Mill, 9825 Autry Falls Drive
  • March 11, 8:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., Northside Hospital - Alpharetta Administration, 3400 C Milton Parkway Suite 310
  • March 12, 9:15 a.m. - 4:15 p.m., Alpharetta Blood Donation Center, 3000 Old Alabama RD, Suite 110

Atlanta

  • Feb. 23, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., The Trolley Barn, 963 Edgewood Ave NE
  • Feb 23-245 1 p.m. - 7:45 p.m., Midtown Blood Donation Center, 1955 Monroe Drive
  • Feb. 23, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m., Northpark Health Club Building 600, 1200 Abernathy Rd Building #600, 3rd Floor Ste 375
  • Feb. 24, 12 p.m. - 6 p.m., American Red Cross Metro Atlanta Chapter Office, 1955 Monroe Drive, NE
  • Feb. 25, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Mercedes-Benz Stadium, 1 AMB Drive NW
  • Feb. 26, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Metro City Church, 999 Briarcliff Road NE
  • Feb. 26, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m., American Red Cross Metro Atlanta Chapter Office, 1955 Monroe Drive, NE
  • Feb. 26, 11:45 a.m. - 6:45 p.m., Midtown Blood Donation Center, 1955 Monroe Drive
  • Feb. 27, March 1, 7:45 a.m. - 2:45 p.m., Midtown Blood Donation Center, 1955 Monroe Drive
  • Feb. 27, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., Church of Jesus Christ of LDS, 1450 Ponce De Leon Avenue
  • Feb. 28, 8 a.m. - 2:45 p.m., Midtown Blood Donation Center, 1955 Monroe Drive
  • March 1, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., American Red Cross Metro Atlanta Chapter Office, 1955 Monroe Drive, NE
  • March 1, 10:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m., Arya Peachtree, 1777 Peachtree St NE
  • March 2, 7:30 a.m. - 1 p.m., Georgia-Pacific LLC, 133 Peachtree Street NE
  • March 2, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Buckhead Village District, 3035 Peachtree Road NE
  • March 2, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 435 Peachtree Street NE
  • March 2-5, 12:45 p.m. - 7:45 p.m., Midtown Blood Donation Center, 1955 Monroe Drive
  • March 3, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m., Georgia-Pacific LLC, 133 Peachtree Street NE
  • March 3, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Holiday Inn Expres, 800 Sidney Marcus BLVD
  • March 3, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., Park Avenue Baptist Church, 486 Park Ave SE
  • March 4, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Little 5 Point Center for Arts and Community, 1083 Austin Ave NE
  • March 4, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Dad’s Garage Theatre, 569 Ezzard St SE
  • March 5, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m., 1180 Peachtree Suite 100, 1180 Peachtree Street
  • March 5, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., The Trolley Barn, 963 Edgewood Ave NE
  • March 5, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m., American Red Cross Metro Atlanta Chapter Office, 1955 Monroe Drive, NE
  • March 6, 7:45 a.m. - 2:45 p.m., Midtown Blood Donation Center, 1955 Monroe Drive
  • March 6, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m., American Red Cross Metro Atlanta Chapter Office, 1955 Monroe Drive, NE
  • March 7-8, 7:45 a.m. - 2:45 p.m., Midtown Blood Donation Center, 1955 Monroe Drive

Gwinnett County

  • Feb. 22-24, Feb. 26-28, March 1-4, 12:45 p.m. - 7:15 p.m., Duluth Blood Donation Center, 3090 Premiere Pkwy, Suite 500
  • Feb. 24, 1 p.m. - 6 p.m., Dacula Park Activity Building, 2735 Auburn Ave, Dacula
  • Feb. 24, 7:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., Primerica, 1 Primerica Parkway, Duluth
  • Feb. 24, 12 p.m. - 6 p.m., Lilburn Activity Bldg (LAB), 788 Hillcrest Road, Lilburn
  • Feb. 25, 2 p.m. - 7 p.m., Christ The King Lutheran Church, 5575 Peachtree Parkway, Norcross
  • Feb. 27-28, 12 p.m. - 5 p.m., Mall of Georgia, 3333 Buford Drive, Buford
  • Feb. 28, 8 a.m. - 1 p.m., Oak Road Lutheran Church, 1004 Oak Road
  • March 1, 2 p.m. - 6 p.m., Buford Presbyterian Church, 1242 Buford Highway, Sugar Hill
  • March 2, 12 p.m. - 5 p.m., World Changers Church International- Norcross Satellite Church, 6920 Jimmy Carter Blvd, Suite 200, Norcross
  • March 3, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Grayson City Hall, 475 Grayson Parkway, Grayson
  • March 4, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m., 12Stone Church Hamilton Mill, 3858 Braselton Hwy, Buford
  • March 4, 2 p.m. - 6 p.m., Richland Community Clubhouse, 2074 Quinton Place, Suwanee
  • March 5, 1:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m., City Hall, 2342 Oak Road, Snellville
  • March 7, 8 a.m. - 1 p.m., Saint Oliver Plunkett Catholic Church, 3200 Brooks Drive
  • March 8, 10:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m., Hebron Christian Academy, 775 Dacula Road, Dacula
  • March 8-9 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Gwinnett Church - Sugar Hill, 300 Peachtree Industrial Blvd, Sugar Hill
  • March 9, 3 p.m. - 7 p.m., Highlands Presbyterian Church, 830 Grayson Parkway, Grayson
  • March 10, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m., Georgia Gwinnett College, 1000 University Center Lane, Lawrenceville

Greene County

  • March 12, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Lakeside Church, 5800 Lake Oconee Parkway

Haralson County

  • March 4, 1:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 191 Alewine Ave., Tallapoosa
  • March 8, 2 p.m. - 7 p.m., Haralson County Recreation, 25 Recreation Ln, Rd, Buchanan

Henry County

  • Feb. 22, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., McDonough Presbyterian Church, 427 McGarity Road. McDonough
  • Feb. 25, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., Piedmont Henry, 1133 Eagles Landing Parkway, Stockbridge
  • March 2, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., Berean Christian Church-Stockbridge, 171 Collier Rd, Stockbridge
  • March 4, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Flippen UMC, 3707 Jodeco Road, McDonough
  • March 12, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., Piedmont Henry, 1133 Eagles Landing Parkway

Morgan County

  • March 9, 1 p.m. - 6 p.m., Madison Presbyterian Church, 382 S. Main Street, Madison

Newton County

  • March 15, 2 p.m. - 7 p.m., Salem United Methodist Church, 3962 Salem Road

Paulding County

  • March 1, 12 p.m. - 5 p.m., The Events Place, 855 Hiram-Douglasville Hwy
  • March 12, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Hardy Dealerships Commercial Sales Building, 1255 Charles Hardy Pkwy, Dallas

Polk County

  • March 9, 12:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m., Rockmart Community/First Baptist Church, 311 E. Elm Street, Rockmart

Putnam County

  • Feb. 23, 2 p.m. - 7 p.m., City Hut, 400 West Marion Street/Lafayette Street, Eatonton
  • March 10, 2 p.m. - 7 p.m., City Hut, 400 West Marion Street/Lafayette Street

Rockdale County

  • Feb. 22-24, Feb. 26-27, March 1, March 3, March 9, March 15, 11:45 a.m. - 7 p.m., Conyers Blood Donation Center, 2445 Salem Road SE, Suite 206F/207G, Conyers
  • March 1, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., American Legion Post 77, 674 American Legion Road
  • March 2, 2 p.m. - 7 p.m., Faith Tabernacle Conyers, 631 Ralph Road
  • March 5-6, March 12-13, 7:45 a.m. - 3 p.m., Conyers Blood Donation Center, 2445 Salem Road SE, Suite 206F/207G
  • March 8-10, March 12, 11:45 a.m. - 7 p.m., Conyers Blood Donation Center, 2445 Salem Road SE, Suite 206F/207G
  • March 15, 3 p.m. - 7 p.m., Conyers First United Methodist Church, 921 N Main St

Spalding County

  • March 8, March 15, 1:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m., First Baptist Church, 106 West Taylor Street, Griffin

Upson County

  • March 9, 2:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m., Thomaston Civic Center, 101 Civic Center Drive

Walton County

  • Feb. 22, 2 p.m. - 7 p.m., Graystone Church, 1551 Ozora Road
  • Feb. 26, 1 p.m. - 6:30 p.m., Loganville First United Methodist Church, 221 Main Street, Loganville