LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A five-day, community-wide blood drive begins Tuesday in Louisville.

Festival of Faiths is partnering with local faith communities and the American Red Cross to host the event, which runs through Saturday.

A kick-off event is scheduled to happen Tuesday, April 24 at 2:30 p.m. at Cathedral of the Assumption, located at 433 South 5th Street, which is the first of five sites for the blood drive.

The remaining times and dates for the blood drive are below:

Wed. April 25, 2 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Christ Church United Methodist
4614 Brownsboro Road
Louisville, KY 40207

Thurs., April 26 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Mobile Unit at the Kentucky Center for the Arts (outside Festival site)
501 West Main Street
Louisville, KY 40202

Friday, April 27 2 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Christ Gospel Churches International
2614 East 10th Street
Jeffersonville, IN 47130

Sat., April 28 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Al-Zahrah Islamic Center
4010 Bishop Lane
Louisville, KY 40218

A person who is eligible to donate blood can give every 56 days.

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