Griggsville Perry High School Blood Drive is being sponsored by the Anatomy/Physiology and Health Occupation classes on March 6, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The blood drive will be held in the large gym at Griggsville Perry High School located at 202 North Stanford in Griggsville. Please call the office at 217-833-2352 to sign up for an appointment to give blood. Please note that when donating make sure and bring a valid photo ID. Dependent on the amount of blood units contributed, a Senior student will be given a scholarship at the end of the school year.
Pike County Community Blood Drives are 11:30 am – 2 pm, Monday at Illini Community Hospital, 640 W. Washington Pittsfield and 4-6 pm at David Schrock’s House, 17652 County Hwy 11, Pleasant Hill. For your convenience call blood center toll free to sign up at 1-866-GIVE-BLD. Walk-ins welcome and appreciated. Central Illinois Community Blood Center, a not-for-profit organization is provider of life-saving blood for 15 hospitals throughout central Illinois, including Passavant Area Hospital and Memorial Medical Center and St. Johns Hospital.
Illini Community Hospital will celebrate the opening of the new Consulting Physician Clinic, Outpatient Services and Oncology areas with an Open House scheduled for Thursday, February 5th from 4-6 pm. The public is encouraged to attend. Those planning to attend the Open House event are asked to enter the hospital through the main lobby entrance off of Washington Street. Staff members and volunteers will be on hand to escort visitors to the new area. Light refreshments will be served.
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