Los Altos Elementary in Hacienda Heights will hold its fall blood drive for the American Red Cross on Sept. 19 from 1 to 7 p.m.in the cafeteria. Donors can show up on site or sign up prior to the event by calling the school at (626) 933-2301. For more information, see its website and Twitter feed @LosAltosEl
Los Altos will be recognized on Sept. 26 by the Southern California Red Cross at Castaways in Burbank for its drives last year. The local school had the third highest blood donation drive in the area for the 2013 Spring season.