BRANT BEACH — The American Red Cross will be at St. Francis of Assisi Church Hall located at 4700 Long Beach Blvd., Long Beach Township, NJ on Thursday, December 5 for a blood drive.  Hours are 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.                      

Every day, blood donors help patients of all ages: accident and burn victims, heart surgery and organ transplant patients and those battling cancer.  Blood donors are heroes.  Will you be a hero?

Appointments are preferred and can be made at the Red Cross website:   www.redcrossblood.org (keyword LBI St Francis) or by calling the Community Center at 609-494-8861.