A benefit blood drive will be held on Monday, Aug. 20, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at River Parishes Hospital, 500 Rue de Sante in LaPlace.
The drive by United Blood Services is in honor of the St. John officers who were killed or wounded in Thursday’s shootings.
Those outside St. John parish can donate in the officers’ names at any of the following donation centers:
• Baton Rouge: 8234 One Calais Ave.
• Lafayette: 1503 Bertrand Dr.
• Morgan City: 1234 David Dr., Ste. 102
• Thibodaux: 2000 Audubon Ave., Ste. E
www.unitedbloodservices.org/louisiana or (225) 769-7233.