Miller-Keystone Blood Center has announced the upcoming blood drives:

Saturday, Jan. 9, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Church Alive, 84 E. 27th Street, Hazle Township; call (570) 956-8152.

Saturday, Jan. 9, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Beaver Run Rod & Gun Club, 676 Stewart Rd, Lehighton; contact Stacy Rascavage, (570) 645-8404

Thursday, Jan. 14 from 1:30 to 5 p.m. at M&T Bank, 100 E. Broad Street, Tamaqua; call (570) 668-0640.

Monday, Jan. 18 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Hazleton General Hospital, 700 E. Broad Street, Hazleton; contact Janet Witkowski, (570) 501-6204

Wednesday, Jan. 27 from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at St. Luke's Miners Memorial, 360 W. Ruddle Street, Coaldale; contact Bill Paslawsky, (570) 645-8222 Individuals registering to donate at any MKBC Donor Center, including the Airport Road / Beltway Commons location in Hazle Township, or on any MKBC blood drive during the month of January, can also enter a raffle for the opportunity to have their (residential) electric bill paid for one month. For more information on this, or other upcoming promotions, visit the Blood Center's web site at www.GiveAPint.org.