Green Connect: Mobile Blood Drive
The Chamber’s Green Connect group hosted a mobile blood drive that was held in the parking lot of Old Second Bank on February 23, 2021. The Versiti Blood Center of Illinois reported 13 successful units of blood being collected. The center shared that every donation impacts and save 3 lives, therefore, 39 lives were saved that day! They were also excited to report that 7 participants were first-time donors.
All donors received a complimentary Swag Bag filled with gifts from YACC members. Two lucky donors each won a $25.00 Gift Certificate compliments of Parma Pizza.
Green Connect would like to thank the following YACC members who supported this event:
- Anthony Roofing Tecta America
- Brenart Eye Clinic
- Edward Jones, Scott Gengler
- Essex House Interiors
- Farnsworth House
- Harmony Aesthetics
- Heartland Bank & Trust
- Konen Insurance
- LegalSheild Business Solutions, Kathleen Ramsey
- Kelly Michelson Group, Baird & Warner
- Parma Pizza
- Sweet Temptations
- Renee Tortorella, Keller Williams Infinity
- Yorkvlle Auto Body
Look for more donation opportunities to be announced in late summer or early fall.