Forty-five people donated blood in Tehachapi on Nov. 16, bringing the total to more than 900 donors over the past 20 months, according to a city of Tehachapi News release.

Houchin Community Blood Bank partnered with the Tehachapi Valley Recreation & Park District and the city of Tehachapi for the 26th time in the past two years.

The next Tehachapi Blood drive will be from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 12 at West Park.