Lima, Ohio (WIMA) - The American Red Cross has announced some upcoming blood drives to help increase their stock- since in the summer months donations tend to be down.

This Thursday a blood drive is being held at Saint Joseph Catholic Church in Wapakoneta from 11:30am until 5:30pm.

And this Friday from noon until 6:00pm- a blood drive is taking place at the American Legion in New Knoxville.