PEORIA - The Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center will hold a blood drive at OSF HealthCare Saint Francis Medical Center from 7 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. April 2.
Volunteer blood donors may schedule an appointment at www.bloodcenterimpact.org. Appointments are preferred, but walk-ins are also welcome. Please bring a photo ID. Donors may also give platelets, but must have an appointment to do so.
All persons age 17 and up (or 16, with a signed parental permission form) who weigh at least 110 pounds and are in general good health meet the basic eligibility requirements for blood donation. For more information on donor eligibility, call the Blood Center at (800) 747-5401 or visit www.bloodcenter.org/eligibility.
Park in the North Parking Deck and ask for directions to the donation site at the information desk.