Rock River Valley Blood Center has several upcoming chances to donate

Staff Report

The Rock River Valley Blood Center will be holding several events this month to give the community an opportunity to donate blood.

  • Monday at Alpine Bank, 5023 Rockrose Ct., in Roscoe from 1-3:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, June 28 at Packaging Coordinators, 1129 18th Ave., in Rockford from 8-11 a.m.
  • Tuesday, June 28 at Eclipse, 1665 Elmwood, in Rockford from 1-3:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, June 29 at All World Machinery Supply, Inc., 6164 All World Way, in Roscoe from 8 a.m.-1 p.m.
  • Wednesday, June 29 at Rosecrance Ware Center, 2704 N. Main St., in Rockford from 9:30 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • Wednesday, June 29 at Rosecrance Griffin Williamson Center, 1601 University Drive, in Rockford from 2-5 p.m.

To be eligible to donate you must be at least 17-years-old (16 with parental consent), weigh at least 110 pounds and be in general good health.

For more information or to schedule an appointment to donate call 815-623-3344 or the RRVBC toll-free line at 1-877-778-2299. You can also use their website at rrvbc.org to self schedule. Appointments for donations will be honored.

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