STEUBENVILLE - The Jefferson County Chapter of the American Red Cross, the Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce and Project B.E.S.T. will join forces to host a corporate blood drive from noon to 6 p.m. Jan. 28.
The drive will take place at in the Founders Hall at Eastern Gateway Community College.
Chamber members are encouraged to donate themselves and also to recruit co-workers, employees, family, friends or associates to give that day. The drive will be open to the general public. There will be food, drawings and door prize giveaways as part of the event.
PLANNING BLOOD DRIVE — Working with John Cucarese of New York Life, standing, Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce chairman and a board member of the American Red Cross Jefferson County Chapter, to plan the Jan. 28 blood drive are, from left, Phyllis Riccadonna, donor recruiter for the Greater Alleghenies Region of the Red Cross; Tricia Maple, owner of the Inn at Brandywine and Red Cross board member; and Jim Conrad, business representative and organizer of Carpenters Local 186 and Red Cross board chairman.
Long-sleeved T-shirts, compliments of Project B.E.S.T., will be given to anyone donating. Make an appointment to give at the drive by calling (800) RED-CROSS or by logging on to www.redcrossblood.org. Walk-ins are welcome on the day of the drive.
For information, contact the local Red Cross office at (740) 264-7244 or the chamber offices at (740) 282-6226.