Sheila Hoy with Mayo Clinic Health System - Mankato joined KEYC News 12 Midday to talk about why donating blood during the summer months is so important. Hoy also talked about the upcoming blood drive at the Mayo Clinic Health System Hospital on Friday, July 6 from 10:30am - 3:30pm. 

To find a blood drive near you and for more information on donating blood visit redcrossblood.org.

--KEYC News 12