Birkey’s Farm Store will host a community blood drive from 3:00 pm to 5:30 pm on Wednesday, August 14 at 664 US Hwy 150 E, inside Showroom.
What: Birkey’s Farm Store Community Blood Drive
When: Wednesday, August 14, 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Where: Showroom, 664 US Hwy 150 E, Galesburg, IL
Appointments: To donate, please contact Bill Shenaut at (309) 341-6426 or visit www.bloodcenterimpact.org and use code 3166 to locate the drive.
Donor Eligibility Criteria: Potential donors must be at least 17 years of age (16 with parental permission form available through www.bloodcenter.org) and weigh more than 110 pounds. A photo I.D. is required to donate. For questions about eligibility, please call the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center at (800)747-5401. Donors who last gave blood on or before 6/19/19 are eligible to give at this drive.
About Blood Donation: Blood donation is a safe, simple procedure that takes about 45 minutes to one hour. Individuals with diabetes or controlled high blood pressure may be accepted as eligible donors.
ABOUT MVRBC: Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center is the provider of blood and blood components to more than 100 hospitals in Illinois, Iowa, Missouri and Wisconsin. In your area, MVRBC is the exclusive provider to OSF HealthCare Saint Mary Medical Center.