Putnam County Methodist Churches to host blood drive June 19 in McNabb

Community blood drive will be held from 1 to 6 p.m.

Steve Vanscoyoc donates blood during the third annual Jake Keltner Memorial Blue Blood Drive on law enforcement appreciation day Sunday, Jan. 9, 2022, at the Sage YMCA. McHenry County Sheriffs Deputy Jake Keltner was killed in the line of duty serving an arrest warrant in Rockford in March, 2019.  All 230 appointments to donate blood were filled this year.

Putnam County Methodist Churches will host a Red Cross community blood drive from 1 to 6 p.m. on Monday, June 19, at Goldasich Hall in the McNabb Fire Department, at 391 Route 89.

The drive is open to repeat and first-time donors. All blood types will be accepted.

For appointments, call 1-800-733-2767. Donors may also sign up and register online using rapid pass at redcrossblood.org.