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.