Michigan Blood is hosting a blood drive at the Midland Mall to help boost the community blood supply during a time of high need.
The blood drive will take place in the center court, 6800 Eastman in Midland, from 2 p.m. - 7 p.m. on Friday, August 9.
Every donor who attempts to donate will be entered to win a $200 Detroit Tigers prize package which includes four infield box tickets and a $30 gas card.
Donors can visit www.miblood.org to make an appointment. Walk-ins are welcome. Any healthy person 17 or older (or 16 with parental consent) who weighs at least 110 pounds may be eligible to give blood every 56 days. Blood donors should bring photo ID (or two forms of non-photo ID).
Michigan Blood hosts 3,700 blood drives a year to help meet the needs of local hospitals across Michigan’s Lower Peninsula. In Midland, Michigan Blood is the exclusive blood provider for MidMichigan Medical Center - Midland.