Hospital offering sweet treat at blood drive

By WEEK Producer

June 26, 2013 Updated Jun 27, 2013 at 10:07 AM CDT

NORMAL, Ill. -- Blood donations usually dwindle in the summer, but OSF St. Joseph Medical Center in the twin cities has a sweet treat to get you to give the gift of life.

Tuesday, June 27th, the hospital is hosting a blood drive with the *American Red Cross.

For every pint of blood donated, donors will receive a free pint of Carl's ice cream.

The blood drive will take place from 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. in the Coffman Conference Room.

You can call 662-3311 ext. 1030 to make an appointment, but walk-ins are also welcomed.

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