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Culvers Give a Pint 2017_with borderSchedule Your Next Appointment
April 15 – July 15
All Donor Centers

Participating donors that schedule their next appointment at the donor center following their donation will receive a voucher for a free pint of Culver’s custard. Learn more.

 

 

2018_WBDD_EventGraphicWorld Blood Donor Day and WGN Blood Drive
June 14
All Donor Centers, Fixed Sites and Mobile Drives

World Blood Donor Day is celebrated annually on June 14. It is a day to raise awareness of the need for blood products and to thank donors for selflessly giving blood. One donation saves three lives – how many lives can we save in one day? Donate at our WGN Studios Blood Drive or any LifeSource donor center or mobile drive. All participating donors will receive a LifeSource key chain. Click here to make an appointment.

 

2018889_FathersDay_WebBannerFather’s Day Raffle
June 1 – 14
All Donor Centers

All participating donors who visit a community donor center by June 14 and mention “Father’s Day” will be entered into a random drawing for a prize package that includes 4 tickets to the Chicago White Sox on June 28, the opportunity to throw out the ceremonial first pitch before the game and LifeSource swag. The first 10,000 fans to attend the game on June 28 will also receive a White Sox T-shirt presented by LifeSource. Learn more here.
2018_LS_SantasVillage_EventGraphicSanta’s Village Blood Drive and BOGO Promotion
June 16

The LifeSource Donor Coach will be at Santa’s Village from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Saturday, June 16. All presenting donors at this drive will receive a ticket for free entry to Santa’s Village. Those who are unable to make the drive can visit any LifeSource community donor center through June 30 and mention the word “BOGO” to receive a Buy One, Get One ticket voucher for Santa’s Village. More information here.

 

PrintiHeart Community Partnership

LifeSource is proud to be a partner with iHeartRadio Chicago and we are thankful for the opportunities offered through iHeart’s Community Partnership program. This year, LifeSource is one of 21 new community partners and will be featured across iHeartRadio stations throughout the summer. Thanks for the additional support, iHeart!

 

 

Events Page Graphic Chicago Blackhawks Summer Blood Drive
June 23, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Put on your Chicago Blackhawks shirt and cap and give a pint at the LifeSource and Chicago Blackhawks Summer Blood Drive from 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 23 in Rosemont. All participating donors will be entered into a random drawing to win an autographed Duncan Keith jersey.

 

 

LLifeSource Patriotic T-shirts
June  28 – July 7
All Donor Centers, Fixed Sites and select Mobile Drives

Roll up your sleeve at any LifeSource community donor center or fixed site or mobile drive June 28 – July 7 to receive a patriotic T-shirt, while supplies last. A donation will also be made on behalf of each donor to Operation Support Our Troops.

 

 

Baseball Events Page 150x150Chicago White Sox Tickets Raffles
Monthly, May – August
Select Mobile Drives

Donors at select mobile drives will automatically be entered into monthly raffles to win a pair of Chicago White Sox tickets. Three winners will be notified at the end of each month.

 

 

dogsChicago Dogs Tickets Raffles
All Summer
All Donor Centers and Fixed Sites

We are holding random drawings for tickets to see the Chicago Dogs this summer. Donate at a community donor center or fixed site and mention “Dogs” or the “Chicago Dogs” to be entered into the random drawing. Learn more.

 

 

Ongoing Promotions

Double Points GraphicDouble Donor Rewards Points
Every Monday and Friday, Jan. 1 – Dec. 31, 2018
All Donor Centers

LifeSource is offering DOUBLE Donor Rewards Points on Mondays and Fridays as a symbol of gratitude for donating at any LifeSource community donor center. Learn more.

 

 

Double Points GraphicDouble Donor Rewards Points –  Platelets
Every Sunday, Jan. 1 – Dec. 31, 2018
All Donor Centers

LifeSource is offering DOUBLE Donor Rewards Points on Sundays to platelet donors only as a symbol of gratitude for donating at any LifeSource community donor center. Learn more.

 

 

Why Donate Events Page Graphic

Why Donate?
There are many reasons why people decide to become blood donors. A sense of giving back, helping provide for emergency situations – plus the cookies afterward. If you’re thinking about donating, here are ten reasons to consider making your first donation.

 

 

 

What Happens To My Blood_Infographic 146x146Why Blood Donation Matters
Have you every wondered what exactly is blood, why it’s so important, who benefits from a blood transfusion and what happens to your blood after you make a donation? All of those questions can be answered by checking out our infographic.

 

 

 

Be the Match Events Page

Be the Match

Every three minutes, someone is diagnosed with a blood cancer. For many patients, a bone marrow transplant is the only life-saving treatment. LifeSource has partnerd with Be the Match, the largest registry of potential marrow donors, to reach more patients in need. Learn more and become a donor today.