SSM Health’s Waupun Hospital Hosting Blood Drive

(Waupun) SSM Heath’s Waupun Memorial Hospital is hosting a blood drive this coming week. The drive will take place from noon until 3pm on August 15th. The hospital is located at 620 West Brown Street in Waupun.

Officials with SSM Health say the blood drive, which is through ImpactLife, is open to the public. They noted that appointments are encouraged. Donors get their choice of a gift card or a donation to support local teachers. To register, visit bloodcenter.org and use code 4055.

Those interested in donating can also call 800-747-5401 to book their appointment. Participants are asked to bring a picture ID. Donors are also encouraged to eat a healthy meal and drink plenty of water before giving blood.