The Community Church of Douglaston is hosting a blood drive from 3:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on June 19.
Those interested in giving to the Richard D. Lynch Memorial Blood Drive should call either 718-229-2169 or 917-324-9854 to make an appointment.
Attendees should bring an ID with a signature or a photo. Participants must weigh at least 110 pounds and be between the ages of 16 and 75 years. But 16-year-olds must have parental permission and those over the age of 76 years must bring a doctor's note.
Those giving blood should eat low-fat foods and drink plenty of fluids prior to their appointment.
Persons who have gotten tattoos within the past 12 months will not be able to give blood.
The Community Church of Douglaston is located at 39-50 Douglaston Parkway.