Red Cross will be out for blood in Friday’s Corporate Challenge

The Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce and the American Red Cross will hold their sixth-annual Corporate Challenge Blood Drive from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday at the YWCA, 320 N. Fourth St. Chamber member businesses and their employees are challenged to come out and give blood at this drive. Donors can call (800) 733-2767 or visit redcrossblood.org to schedule an appointment. Walk-ins and members of the general public are welcome. Making plans for the event are, from left, seated, Phyllis Riccadonna, account manager, American Red Cross Blood Services; and Janet McLaughlin, chamber investor-to-investor relations coordinator; and, standing, Tricia Maple-Damewood, chamber president; and Chris Orris, chamber Ambassador Club president.

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