Community Blood Services of Illinois holding multiple blood drives

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ILLINOIS - Community Blood Services of Illinois is encouraging the public to donate at one of several blood drives being held from October 19 through November 1.

The blood drives will be held in Champaign, Coles, Edgar, Shelby, and Vermilion counties.  All donated blood will benefit patients at Carle Foundation Hospital and Presence Covenant Medical Center in Urbana, Presence United Samaritans Medical Center in Danville, Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center in Mattoon, and St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital in Effingham.

If you have any questions about these events should contact Community Blood Services of Illinois at (800) 217-GIVE or (217) 367-2202.  We've included a list of blood drive events below:

Champaign County Blood Drives:
·    Busey Bank in Mahomet will sponsor a blood drive with Community Blood Services of Illinois on Thursday, October 23 from 3 – 7 pm. The bloodmobile will be parked at 312 E. Main, Mahomet.
·    Carle Foundation Hospital will sponsor a blood drive with Community Blood Services of Illinois on Friday, October 24 from 7 am to 1 pm.  The blood drive will be held in Parkview Rooms B and C, Main Hospital, Urbana.
·    Westgate Apartments will sponsor a blood drive with Community Blood Services of Illinois on Friday, October 24 from 2 – 5pm.  The bloodmobile will be parked in front of the office at 1600 W. Bradley, Champaign.
·    Tolono Community will sponsor a blood drive with Community Blood Services of Illinois on Monday, October 27 from 3:30 – 7:30 pm.  The bloodmobile will be parked at Monical's Pizza, 102 W. Vine, Tolono.
·    Gifford Community will sponsor a blood drive with Community Blood Services of Illinois on Tuesday, October 28 from 2:30 – 5:30 pm.  The bloodmobile will be parked at the Gifford State Bank, 304 S. Main, Gifford.
·    Ikenberry SDRP will sponsor a blood drive with Community Blood Services of Illinois on Wednesday, October 29 from 1 to 7 pm. The drive will be held in Room 2009, 301 E. Gregory, Champaign.
·    Windsor West Apartments will sponsor a blood drive with Community Blood Services of Illinois on Thursday, October 30 from 4 – 7 pm.  The bloodmobile will be at 2502 Fields S Dr., Champaign.
·    Ogden Masonic Lodge will sponsor a blood drive with Community Blood Services of Illinois on Saturday, November 1 from 9 am – Noon.  The blood drive will be in the Masonic Lodge, 111 S. East Ave., Ogden.
·    Andrae's Harley Davidson will sponsor a blood drive with Community Blood Services of Illinois on Saturday, November 1 from 10 am – 1 pm.  The bloodmobile will be parked at 2010 N. Lincoln, Urbana.

Coles County Blood Drives:
·    Charleston Family Video will sponsor a blood drive with Community Blood Services of Illinois on Saturday, October 25 from 4:30 – 7:30 pm. The bloodmobile will be parked at 909 Lincoln, Charleston.   Free rental to all presenting donors.
·    Oakland High School will sponsor a blood drive with Community Blood Services of Illinois on Monday, October 27 from 1 – 5 pm.  The drive will be held in the Student Lounge, 410 N. Logan, Oakland.  
·    Eastern Illinois University will sponsor a blood drive with Community Blood Services of Illinois on Tuesday, October 28 from Noon to 6 pm.  The blood drive will be in the Union Ballroom, EIU, 600 Lincoln Avenue, Charleston.

Edgar County Blood Drive:
·    Kansas Community will sponsor a blood drive with Community Blood Services of Illinois on Wednesday, October 22 from 1 – 6 pm.  The drive will be held at the Main Gym, Kansas High School, 310 Front Street, Kansas.

Shelby County Blood Drive:
·    Steward-Strasburg High School will sponsor a blood drive with Community Blood Services of Illinois on Tuesday, October 21 from 2:30 – 7:00 pm at the High School, RR 1 Strasburg.

Vermilion County Blood Drives:
·    Lakeview College of Nursing sponsor a blood drive with Community Blood Services of Illinois on Monday, October 20 from 3 – 6pm. The blood drive will held in Room 111, Lakeview College, 903 N. Logan, Danville.
·    Ghost Ralley at the Danville American Legion will sponsor a blood drive with Community Blood Services of Illinois on Saturday, November 1 from 7 – 10 pm. The bloodmobile will be parked at the American Legion, 201 Prospect Pl., Danville.  All presenting blood donors will get $5 off entrance into ralley.
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