May 31, 2016 2:25 p.m.
The American Red Cross is hosting its second annual Media Challenge Summer Kick-off Blood Drive on Wednesday.
Blood donations will be accepted from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Red Cross Blood Donor Center on Garden Valley Boulevard. Those participating will receive a 50% off voucher to the Douglas County Fair and get a free root beer float.
Stations from Brooke Communications will be broadcasting live from the event, with Ashley Claiborne from News Radio 1240 KQEN live at the Red Cross during the Noon Report. If you plan to donate on Wednesday be sure to mention Brooke Communications.
Call 1-800-RED-CROSS for an advance appointment.