Upcoming Blood Drive: Give blood, Save Local Lives 


Kentuckians encouraged to give blood, save local lives.

Kentucky Blood Center (KBC) is encouraging Kentuckians to roll up their sleeves, donate blood and help Kentucky patients. 

As a thank you, those who register to give blood at one of the drives below will receive a special KBC T-shirt. 

Information about the drives:

Madison County Richmond Community
Thurs., Jan. 24 from 11 am – 5:30 pm
in the Banquet Area at Richmond First Christian Church
at 412 W. Main St. Richmond.


Saint Joseph Berea
Wed., Jan. 23 from 8 am – Noon
 in the Pinnacle Room at 305 Estill St. Berea.

Blood donors must be 17-years-old (16 with parental consent), weigh at least 110 pounds, be in general good health, show a photo I.D. and meet additional requirements. Sixteen-year-old donors must have a signed parental permission slip, which can be found at kybloodcenter.org.

All donors will receive a long sleeved T-shirt.

To schedule a donation, visit kybloodcenter.org or call 800.775.2522.