by Sam Clanton
BRANSON, Mo. – Community Blood Center of the Ozarks is hosting a blood drive from noon to 6 p.m. Friday in the Tree Rooms of Cox Medical Center Branson.
Participants will receive a free gift from CoxHealth while supplies last, and have an opportunity to earn LifePoints, which can be redeemed online for gift cards and merchandise.
Donors should weigh at least 110 pounds, be in good health and present a valid photo ID.
CBCO provides all of the blood for patients at 39 area hospitals, including Cox Branson. It takes approximately 230 donations each day to meet the area’s blood needs.