2006-01-12 / News

Give blood on Jan. 22

The island’s American Legion and VFW posts are teaming up to host a Blood Drive on Sunday, Jan. 22, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Holy Ghost Hall.

The hall is located at the Portuguese American Citizens’ Club, 134 Narragansett Ave., in Jamestown.

Everyone who donates blood will get a complimentary pound of Dunkin Donuts coffee.

To be a blood donor, one must be at least 17 years old, in general good health, and weigh at least 110 pounds.

For more information, call the Rhode Island Blood Center at 800 283-8385 or go to www.ribc.org.

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