Did you know that every two seconds someone needs blood in the United States? Or that just one donation has the potential to save up to three lives?
To help meet the current demand for blood donations, State Senator Jason Plummer is hosting two upcoming blood drives in the 54th District.
On Thursday, April 15, Senator Plummer is partnering together with Moose Lodge 1561 to host a drive in Edwardsville. Then, on Monday, April 19, Senator will be working with VFW Auxiliary Post #5694 to host another drive in Highland.
|April 15 Event in Edwardsville||April 19 Event in Highland|
|Who: State Senator Jason Plummer and Moose Lodge 1561||Who: State Senator Jason Plummer and VFW Auxiliary Post #5694|
|When: Thursday, April 15 from 1:00-7:00 p.m.||When: Monday, April 19 from 1:00-7:00 p.m.|
|Where: 7371 Marine Rd. in Edwardsville, IL 62025||Where: 1900 VFW Lane in Highland, IL 62249|
If you wish to donate, please call the blood center to schedule an appointment by visiting RedCrossBlood.org and entering MooseLodge1561 or VFWHallHighland. Be sure to make your appointment and come out to donate.
Please wear a mask, and donors are reminded to observe social distancing.