Kendall County Sheriff’s Office to host Tuesday blood drive

Blood drive between 3 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday at the Kendall County Public Safety Center in Yorkville.

The Kendall County Sheriff’s Office is organizing on a blood drive on Tuesday, Aug. 3 as part of festivities for National Night Out, a nationwide police-community partnership campaign.

Titled “Be a Beacon of Hope,” the blood drive will be held 3 to 7 p.m. at the Kendall County Public Safety Center on 1102 Cornell Lane in Yorkville. A photo ID will be required to donate.

Those interested in scheduling an appointment can contact or call 800-786-4483 or visit

Lucas Robinson

Lucas Robinson

Lucas Robinson covers politics, courts, schools and the pandemic in Kendall County and Yorkville for Shaw Media. His work has previously appeared in the Chicago Reader, the Buenos Aires Times, Open Secrets and USAToday. He grew up in Muncie, Indiana.