The holidays are always hard on the blood bank. The need for blood goes up and the donations go down. They need your help now more than ever. Don't wait for the time of a crisis to help, donate now.

Today from 10a-2p United Blood Services will be at Walmart at Midland Dr. and Loop 250 with the Bloodmobile taking blood donations. Every donor will be in the drawing to receive a $50 gift card from Walmart.

Blood is something that we have plenty of and it doesn't cost us anything to give. Please give the gift of life this season. You could save up to three lives.

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