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Lake Charles Police and Fire departments invite the public to give blood

Source: LifeShare Blood Centers Source: LifeShare Blood Centers
LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - LifeShare Blood Centers is holding the Cuffs and Hoses Blood Drive on Wednesday, July 30. from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m.


The blood drives will be held at the Police Department at 830 Enterprise Blvd, on the LifeShare donation bus, and at the Fire Department inside the Training Center at 4200 Kirkman St. The public is being asked to come by and donate blood in honor of these local heroes.


All participating donors will receive a limited edition Cuffs and Hoses t-shirt, and a $5 off coupon to Outback Steakhouse.  


 "Already heroes to many citizens, these men and women are stepping up even further by donating blood and asking the public to become heroes too." says Michael Lanham, spokesperson for LifeShare Blood Centers.


For more information about blood donation visit www.lifeshare.org or call LifeShare Blood Centers Lake Charles, La. location at 337-436-4932.


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