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.