Cupp was 17 when he died in a car accident in August 2012.

Zach Cupp was 17 when he was killed in a car accident in August 2012. During surgery after the accident he was given several pints of blood; as a way to honor Zach and his memory, his parents, Matt and Laurie Cupp, Marceline, encourage the community to donate blood at a blood drive held in his honor this Saturday, Aug. 3.

The American Red Cross Blood Drive will be held from 8 a.m. - 3 p.m., Aug. 3, at the Father McCarten School gym, 327 S. Kansas St., Marceline.

The event is sponsored by Marceline Fire and Rescue.

Call 1-800-REDCROSS or visit www.redcrossblood.org and enter code MarcelineFireDept, to schedule an appointment.