CBC sets blood drive July 19

Blood drive

The Community Blood Center hosts a blood drive from 1 to p.m. Friday, July 19, a the Discovery Center, 1937 W. State Route 47, Bellefontaine. T-shirts are given to those who register to donate and will be entered into a drawing for a YETI cooler and gear.

Make appointments at www.donortime.com or call (937) 461- 3220.

CBC is offering new opportunities to donate platelets and plasma at community blood drives. These blood components are vital for the treatment of cancer, trauma, organ transplant and burn patients. Platelet and plasma donors are in high demand, especially those with blood types A, AB, or B positive. Find out more at www.GivingBlood.org or talk to an apheresis specialist at (937) 461-3220.