The Palatine Fire Department, Board of Health and Palatine Medical Reserve Corps are hosting a Fire Fighter Blood Donor Challenge from 1 to 7 p.m. Thursday, June 26, at the Palatine Fire Station (Station 84), 220 W. Illinois Ave. in Palatine.
All participating donors will receive a commemorative T-shirt in appreciation for their efforts. Sub sandwiches and refreshments will be provided to all donors.
The blood drive will be conducted by LifeSource, Chicagoland's Blood Center. For more information or to schedule an appointment, contact LifeSource at (877) 543-3768 or visit lifesource.org. You can also go to any LifeSource Donor Center and use the Palatine Code
363C. Appointments are encouraged but walk-ins are welcome.