Blood drive scheduled

The Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce and the American Red Cross will hold their sixth-annual Corporate Challenge Blood Drive from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday at the YWCA, 320 N. Fourth St. Chamber member businesses and their employees are challenged to come out and give blood at this drive. Donors can call (800) Red Cross or visit redcrossblood.org to schedule an appointment. Walk-ins and members of the general public are welcome. Making plans for the event are, from left, seated, Phyllis Riccadonna, account manager, American Red Cross Blood Services; and Janet McLaughlin, chamber investor-to-investor relations coordinator; standing, Tricia Maple-Damewood, chamber president; and Chris Orris, chamber Ambassador Club president. — Contributed