Blood drive to be held at Channahon church

CHANNAHON — Heartland Blood Centers will host a blood drive from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, March 3 at First Baptist Church Of Channahon, 24466 Eames St.

Walk-ins also welcome and the community is welcome. For information, call the church at (815) 467-6846 to reserve your preferred donation time.

To be a blood donor, individuals must be at least 17 years old, or 16 with written parental permission; weigh at least 110 pounds; be symptom free of cold, flu and allergies; and be in general good health.

Donors who have traveled outside the United States within the past 12 months should contact Heartland at 1-800-7TO-GIVE to determine eligibility.