LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) - Waitr is teaming up with Vitalant to help encourage blood donations this week by offering free delivery coupons for donors.
Vitalant says the ice storm that recently hit our area as caused an immediate need for blood and plasma donations. As a result, the companies have announced that they will be holding a three-day special event starting today, Wednesday, Mar. 3, 2021.
Donors will receive a coupon from Waitr for a free delivery on their next purchase along with a facemask and other free gifts from Vitalant.
The event schedule will be as follows:
- Huber Park Community Center (2510 4th Avenue) - 10 a.m. through 3 p.m.
- College Oaks Rec Center (3518 Ernest St.) - 10 a.m. through 6 p.m.
- South Beauregard High School (Longville Church Rd.) - 8 a.m through 2 p.m
- Henry Heights Rec Center (801 E School St.) - 10 a.m. through 6 p.m.
- Stine Lumber (4501 Nelson Rd.) - 10 a.m. through 6 p.m.
- Wiley McMillian Community Center (343 Goos Street) - 10 a.m. through 6 p.m.
To help maintain social distancing and lessen your wait time at the locations you can also schedule an appointment at Vitalant.org.