Sanford Vermillion Medical Center and Community Bank will host a blood drive on Friday, Oct. 21 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at Sanford Vermillion Medical Center. Community members are encouraged to help boost the fall blood supply. Donors must be at least 17 years old (16 years old with a signed parent consent form found at www.cbblifeblood.org), weigh 110 pounds or more and be in good general health the day of the donation. Please bring an ID.
It is recommended that a person eat and drink plenty of fluids prior to donating blood. For information call Community Blood Bank at 1-877-877-3070 or Sanford Vermillion Medical Center at 624-2611. Walk-ins welcome.