HSHS St. Francis Hospital and ImpactLife are hosting a blood drive on Tuesday, June 15 from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Bloodmobile which will be parked at the hospital, 1215 Franciscan Drive, Litchfield.
All donors must make an appointment, no walk-ins. To schedule a donation time, visit www.bloodcenter.org or call 800-747-5401. All donors will be required to wear a mask and present a photo ID.
By giving blood through ImpactLife previously known as Community Blood Services of Illinois, you’ll provide a lifesaving resource used by local patients. ImpactLife is a not-for-profit community blood center which is the blood provider to 120 hospitals in Illinois, Iowa, Missouri, and Wisconsin, including HSHS St. Francis Hospital.
All presenting donors will receive a voucher to redeem a $10 gift card to Amazon, Walmart, Target, Starbucks, Lowe’s or Dunkin Donuts.
A blood donor can give every eight weeks, or up to six times a year. All people age 17 and up or 16 with a signed parental permission form who weigh at least 110 pounds and are in general good health meet the basic eligibility requirements for blood donation. A full list of donor eligibility guidelines may be found at http://www.bloodcenter.org/donate-blood/donating-blood/donor-eligibility.aspx.