Help boost the blood supply Community Blood Bank will be holding a blood drive on Wednesday, June 11 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Jonesâ�?�? Food Center in Vermillion. This blood drive will benefit the local blood supply. With just one donation, a person will save up to three patients lives. We invite those individuals that have donated multiple times, as well as those donating for the first time. Donors must be at least 17 years old, weigh 110 pounds or more and be in good health the day of the donation. Please bring an ID with you. It is recommended that you eat and drink plenty of fluids before donating blood. It only takes 20 to 25 minutes to donate with Community Blood Bank. Community Blood Bank is the sole provider of blood to Sanford Vermillion Medical Center and 28 other local hospitals. When you donate blood with Community Blood Bank your blood helps patients within your local community. For more information or to schedule an appointment call 605-624-2624. Walk ins always welcome.
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