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Blood Alliance seeks donors

The Blood Alliance is holding a number of blood drives to ensure an adequate supply of blood for local hospitals. The organization is offering incentives to donors— points toward its online Hero Rewards Store that includes items such as mp3 players, gaming systems, iPads, and flat panel TVs.

A whole-blood donation earns 100 points; a double-red cell donation earns 200 points.

For more information, go to or call 888-998-2243.

Upcoming donation sites include:

  • 121 Financial Credit Union. 9700 Touchton Road, Jacksonville; May 18, from 9 a.m. to noon.
  • Enterprise Rent-a-Car, 11034 Atlantic Blvd, Jacksonville; May 18, from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Jacksonville Post Office, 1100 Kings Road, Jacksonville; May 18, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

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