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Donate blood in December for chance to win $1000 gift card
Red Cross is also offering a $10 gift card by email for those who give by Dec. 17
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As schedules fill up with travel and holiday celebrations with friends and family, the American Red Cross is urging people to set aside some time to make a lifesaving blood or platelet donation.

Thanks to Prime Video and their new film “Candy Cane Lane,” those who come to give by Dec. 31 will automatically be entered for a chance to win a $1,000 Gift Card and a 65-inch Omni QLED Series Amazon Fire TV. Details available at 

In thanks for giving, Red Cross is also offering a $10 gift card by email for those who give by Dec. 17, and a long-sleeved Red Cross T-shirt to those who give from Dec. 18 through Jan. 5, while supplies last. 


Upcoming donation opportunities

Great Bend

Dec. 14 - 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 5851 Eisenhower

Dec. 15 - 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Polk Street Building, 1309 Polk St.

Dec. 18 - 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Advanced Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine, 4801 10th St.


Dec. 26 - 12:30-6:30 p.m. at the Hoisington Activity Center, 1200 Susank Road


Dec. 29 - 12:30-6:30 p.m. at the Claflin Community Center, 409 A St.


Dec. 8 - noon to 6 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 1216 M Road


Dec. 20 -  noon to 6 p.m. at the Witt Community Center, 215 E. 3rd Ave.


Jan. 5, 2024 - noon to 6 p.m. at Faith Bible Church, 102 S. Coronado St.

La Crosse

Dec. 15 - noon to 6 p.m., La Crosse City Auditorium, 417 Main


Dec. 20 and 28 - noon to 6 p.m., Fossil Creek Inn & Suites, 1430 S. Fossil