NOKOMIS (Heartland Newsfeed) — Nokomis will host a community blood drive on July 27 from 3:30 pm to 6:00 pm at the Nokomis Memorial Park House located at 118 Memorial Park Drive.
Donors will receive a $10 gift card of their choice and be entered into a drawing for a $2,500 vacation package. Donors must be at least 17 years old (or 16 with parental permission form), weigh more than 110 pounds, gave blood on or before April 25 and has photo identification. Additional eligibility questions can be answered by calling the Central Illinois Community Blood Center at (800) 747-5401.
An announcement will be published in next week’s issue of the Nokomis Free-Press Progress and Morrisonville Times.
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