Blood drive Sept. 4 open to the public

DEARBORN –  The pubic is invited to be part of a blood drive from 11 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. Sept. 4 at the Ford Community & Performing Arts Center.

The blood drive is organized by a Fordson High School student. This student has an opportunity to earn $500 in scholarship money if she is able to sign up enough donors to collect 30 pints of blood.

Those who donate will receive an aluminum water bottle and a coupon for a small cheese pizza at Buddy’s.

Appointments can be made by going to the American Red Cross website, www.redcrossblood.org, and typing in sponsor code: Dearborn.

For more information, contact You may also contact Jennifer Killewald at by calling 313-549-7044 or emailing Jennifer.Killewald@redcross.org.