The American Red Cross has scheduled local blood drives in addition to ongoing drives at local Red Cross facilities.

To arrange a donation, call 416-1660, 852-2910 or 800-GIVE-LIFE. Donors also can visit blood centers at 2000 Sam Rittenberg Blvd., Suite 112, West Ashley; and 920 Houston Northcutt Blvd., Suite A-10, Mount Pleasant.

Aug. 25: Count on 2 News & Clear Channel Radio, 176 Patriots Point St., Mount Pleasant, and 417 Central Ave., Summerville, both 7 a.m.-7 p.m.

Aug. 26: Walmart Supercenter, 605 St. James Ave., Goose Creek, noon-5 p.m.; Intercontinental Hotels Group, 5101 Ashley Phosphate Road, Suite 160, North Charleston, noon- 5 p.m.

Aug. 27: First Christian Church, 1504 Highway 52, Moncks Corner, 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Aug. 28: Pinopolis United Methodist Church, 1833 Pinopolis Road, Pinopolis, noon-5 p.m.

Aug. 29: College of Charleston, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Aug. 30: College of Charleston, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Aug. 31: College of Charleston, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; BP, 1306 Amoco, Wando, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

Sept. 1: Charleston Southern University, 9200 University Blvd., North Charleston, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Sept. 2: KapStone Paper Mill, 5600 Virginia Ave., North Charleston, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Sept. 3: Sparkle Salon, 10150 Dorchester Road, Summerville, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Sept. 6: American Red Cross, 8085 Rivers Park, Suite D, North Charleston, 2-7 p.m.; Summerville High School, 1101 Boone Hill Road, 7:30 a.m.-2 p.m.

Sept. 7: Summerville Medical Center, 295 Midland Parkway, Summerville, 1-6 p.m.; Seacoast Church, 750 Long Point Road, Mount Pleasant, 1:30-6:30 p.m.; College of Charleston Residence Life, 80 St. Philip St., Charleston, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.