Blood Drives

blood drive 240The Village of Lombard is proud to host several blood drives throughout the calendar year. These drives are run by Heartland Blood Centers and the blood collected is used for local needs here in Illinois, and in northern Indiana. The Village's has been hosting blood drives since 1989 and the donations collected have helped to save thousands of lives.

Donors may be entered to win a variety of prizes (depending on each blood drive), and will receive a coupon for a free pint of Culver's frozen custard.



 


Lombard’s Fall Blood Drive honors Veterans and memory of former Village President Bill Mueller

LOMBARD, Illinois — The Village of Lombard is hosting its annual fall blood drive on Wednesday, November 14 in honor of Veteran’s Day. This event also chicago wolves_thumbrecognizes the former Village President Bill Mueller, who passed away in 2012. Residents are encouraged to donate blood in honor of Mueller’s dedication to Lombard’s veterans.

The blood drive will take place from 8 a.m. - 1 p.m., at Yorktown Shopping Center at mall entrance #5, between Von Maur and The Eatery. The blood drive will then move locations to Lombard’s Village Hall, 255 E. Wilson Ave., from 1:15 – 7 p.m. Donors will receive a $10 Colonial Cafe Certificate, a Chicago Wolves Ticket (while supplies last), a free pint of Culver’s Frozen Custard, and will be entered into a raffle for a Yorktown Center gift card.

In an effort to remember the outstanding courage and commitment to freedom made by our veterans, residents are encouraged to donate blood to pay tribute to those who have served the United States Armed Forces. Bill Mueller was a life-long servant to the Village of Lombard and this blood drive honors his passion for giving back to community members, including Lombard’s veterans.

Appointments are highly recommended and may be made at www.heartlandbc.org or by contacting Carol Bauer at (630)620-5712.