Tuesday is World Red Cross Day, and area residents are encouraged to celebrate the Red Cross by donating blood this week. The need for blood is constant, and the American Red Cross supplies more than 40% of the nation’s supply. The Red Cross Bloodmobile will be at the Waseca American Legion from Noon to 6 today (MON). On World Red Cross Day on Tuesday eligible donors can Give The Gift Of Life at Peace Lutheran Church in Hutchinson from Noon to 6, Martin Luther High School in Northrop from 12:30 to 5:30, and Odeon Hall in Belview from 2 to 7. On Wednesday there are blood drives at Valley Green Square in Le Sueur from 9am to pm and Wabasso High School from 9 to 2. The Mankato Red Cross headquarters is hosting blood drives from 12:30 to 5:30 Thursday and 9 to 1 on Friday as well.