Miller-Keystone Blood Center, the not-for-profit 501(c)(3) community organization serving as the only blood provider to Easton Hospital, Gnaden Huetten Memorial Hospital, Hazleton General Hospital, Lehigh Valley Health Network, Palmerton Hospital and the St. Luke's Hospital & Health Network, has announced the upcoming blood drives:
Saturday, Nov. 6, from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Lehighton Ford, 54 Blakeslee Blvd, Lehighton; contact Regina Flyzik, (610) 377-1700.
* Tuesday, Nov. 9, from 5 to 7:30 p.m., St. John UCC, 891 Columbia Ave, Palmerton; call (610) 826-2050.
* Sunday, Nov 14, from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Zion Stone Church, 45 Cemetary Rd, New Ringgold; contact Judy Mantz, (570) 386-3689.
* Monday, Nov. 15, from 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Tamaqua High School, 500 Penn St, Tamaqua; contact Cathy Miorelli, RN, (570) 668-1901
* Wednesday, Nov 17, from 12:30 p.m. to 5 p.m., Palmerton Hospital, 135 Lafayette Ave, Palmerton; contact Denise Chickilly, (610) 377-7350
Individuals registering to donate at any MKBC community blood drive or donor center during the month of November can also enter a raffle for the chance to win a $500 gift certificate to the store of their choice. For more information on this or other upcoming promotions, visit the Blood Center's web site at www.GiveAPint.org.