The American Red Cross is making several stops in the local area this week as Red Cross Month continues. Eligible donors can give blood today (MON) at the Mountain Lake Community Center from 2 to 7 and the Norwood Young America Wilkommen Pavilion from 12:30 to 6:30. On Tuesday donors can Give the Gift of Life at Madelia High School from Noon to 6, and on Thursday the Bloodmobile will be at the Gibbon Community Center from 1:30 to 7:30. The Red Cross partners with more than 3,000 hospitals across the nation to provide blood to those who need it. Someone needs blood every 2 seconds in the US.