Another blood donor clinic is set for Tuesday in Moose Jaw as we prepare for the May long weekend, a time when blood is especially needed.


Today is your chance to "give the gift of life" in Moose Jaw.

Canadian Blood Services in our city for their regular blood donor clinic but this time of year is critical, according to Heather Robison. "The run up to the long weekend is traditionally a challenge for collection. As Canadians prepare to celebrate the Victoria Day long weekend many patients will be fighting to celebrate life itself. Canadian Blood Services is encouraging local residents to book an appointment and donate blood b calling 1-888-2-donate."

The goal today is 148 units of blood. Today's blood donor clinic runs from 1:30 until 3:45 and then again from 5:15 until 8:30 at the Moose Jaw Exhibition Company.