United Blood Services will hold a blood drive at Lane Regional Medical Center on Friday, April 29, from 7 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. The blood drive is open to the public and registration is not required. Sign up online at www.bloodhero.com with the sponsor code LaneRegional. Donating blood is a simple, safe, life-saving and selfless gift that millions of Americans can give. Lane Regional Medical Center and United Blood Services have joined to stress the importance of giving the gift of life through the donation of blood.