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May 7, 2019
7:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Illinois Department of Transportation Administration Building
2801 W. Murphysboro Road
Carbondale, IL 62902
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"Battle of the Badges" Blood Drive

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Respond to the call and give blood. The Carbondale Police Department, Carbondale Fire Department and Illinois Department of Transportation District 9 are teaming up with the American Red Cross to host a "Battle of the Badges" blood drive on Tuesday, May 7. The blood drive will be held at the Illinois Department of Transportation Administration Building, located at 2801 W. Murphysboro Road, from 7-11:30 a.m. Participants are encouraged to identify the agency they would like to support. The winner of the battle is the group with the most donors. To be eligible to give blood, you must be at least 110 pounds, be in good health and have a valid photo ID. Appointments can be made in advance at or by using the Red Cross Blood Donor App. If you have questions or would like more information, call 1-800-733-2767.