The LifeShare Blood Center in Texarkana is hosting a blood drive on Saturday August 24th at Whiskey River-Harley Davidson.The blood drive will be conducted from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Harley-Davidson location on Walton Drive in Texarkana, Texas.

During the month of August, LifeShare blood donors will receive a "Get in the Game for Life" football-themed t-shirt. Summertime is typically one of the slow times of the year for blood donations, so supplies are low and need replenished.

About one in seven people entering a hospital need blood. One blood donation, approximately one pint of blood, can save up to three lives. Every donation has the potentiall to save someone's life.

If you need more information phone (903) 794-3173 or go online at www.lifeshare.org.