Metamora Center will host a Community Blood Drive from 4 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 6 at 104 South Menard.
To donate, contact Chris Genders at 309-5735175 or visit www.bloodcenter.org and use code 61297 to locate the drive. You may also call ImpactLife to schedule at 800-747-5401. Masks and appointments are required.
Potential donors must be at least 17 years of age (16 with parental permission form available through www.bloodcenter.org) and weigh more than 110 pounds. A photo I.D. is required to donate. For questions about eligibility, call ImpactLife at 800-747-5401. Donors who last gave blood on or before 8/11/21 are eligible to give at this drive.
Blood donation is a safe, simple procedure that takes about 45 minutes to one hour. Individuals with diabetes or controlled high blood pressure may be accepted as eligible donors.