Blood drives for home invasion victim Yousef Balbeisi are scheduled for tomorrow, July 23 and 28 in Lafayette.
Tomorrow (Saturday, July 14), 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at Agave , 509 Bertrand Drive Monday, July 23, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., 200 E. Vermillion St., Lafayette Saturday, July 28, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., at Zeus, 3809 Ambassador Caffery Parkway
Balbeisi was injured by a gunshot wound July 2 and suffered a loss of blood.
Contact here or call 470-GIVE (4483). You can also donate at the new Lourdes Blood Center.
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