Two local communities are looking to make an impact for those in need by hosting a blood drive.
Taylorville will host a blood drive on Tuesday, June 5th from 4 to 7 pm at Fellowship Hall at 1500 West Franklin in Taylorville.
Morrisonville will host a blood drive of its own from 3:00 to 6:00 pm on Tuesday, June 12th in Fellowship Hall at the United Methodist Church at 109 SE 5th Street in Morrisonville.
Donating blood takes about 45 minutes to an hour, and those with diabetes or controlled high blood pressure may be accepted as donors. You must be of 17 years of age or older to donate. For more information, you can call the CICBC at 1-800-747-5401.