Red Cross to host annual Red, White and You blood drive

The Red Cross is hosting the sixth annual Red, White and You community blood drive from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 4 through 6 at the Sedgwick County Zoo’s Cargill Learning Center, 5555 W. Zoo Blvd., according to a news release.

Participants will receive free items like T-shirts, and coupons for free food from Pizza Hut, Freddy’s and Chick-fil-A.

Additionally, donors will receive free zoo admission and discounted admission of $5.25 per person for family members.

The goal is to collect more than 700 pints of blood, according to the release.

For more information on blood donation, call 800-RED-CROSS or visit