Blood drive set for March 27

EVART — Spectrum Health Reed City Hospital will be offering an opportunity to donate blood on Tuesday, March 27. The Michigan Blood Bus will be in Evart at Spectrum Health Evart Family Practice Clinic, 5991 S. 95th Avenue from 3 to 6 p.m.

First time donors are more than welcome. The entire donation process (registration, a brief health screening, blood collection, and time for refreshments) takes approximately 45-60 minutes. It takes only about 10 minutes to collect your blood. Don’t wait – give the gift of life this month!

Any healthy person 16 years of age with written consent from a parent or older who weighs 110 pounds or more may be eligible to give blood every 56 days. Please bring photo ID or two pieces of non-photo ID with you. Walk in appointments are available or you may call (231) 832-7144 if you prefer to make an appointment. For additional information, visit

Our community relies on the generosity of volunteer blood donors. Please don’t wait – give the gift of life this month!